The Johore Bar Committee Website is the official website of the Johore Bar Committee, a body representing legal practitioners in the state of Johor.

Our website posts updated circulars to its members pertaining to the activities organised by the Johore Bar and its sub-committees and also information pertaining to the judiciary and other local authorities.

Johore Bar Committee 2016/17

Chairman S. Gunasegaran
Committee Members Shahareen Begum Binti Abdul Subhan
Hardip Singh
Hjh. Norfaizah binti Hj. Zainuddin
K. Meneka a/p E. Kanasmoorthy
Mathews George
Santhi a/p Balachandran
Punitha a/p Mariappan
Nik Raihan binti Datuk Nik Ja’afar
Loh Wei Cher
Fadhil Ihsan bin Mohamad Hassan
Andrew Wong Fook Hin (Co-opted)
Bar Representative R. Jayabalan
Hon. Secretary Aimi Syarizad binti Datuk Hj. Kuthubul Zaman

News & Events

Circular No. 59/16: Welcoming High-Tea In Honour of Y.A Tuan Collin Lawrence Sequerah and Y.A Dr Choo Kah Sing l Judicial Commissioners of the High Court in Johor Bahru (7 Feb 2017)

We are pleased to inform you that the Johore Bar Committee is hosting a joint welcoming high-tea in honour of the newly posted Judicial Commissioners to the Johor Bahru High Court, namely YA Tuan Collin Lawrence Sequerah and YA Dr Choo Kah Sing w.e.f. 1.9.2016 and 16.10.2016 respectively. The particulars of the event are as… Read More

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Circular No. 58/16: Coming into Force of the National Land Code (Amendment) Act 2016 (Act A1516) in the State of Johore

By a Federal Government Gazette P.U. (B) 527 dated 28 December 2016, the above Act A1516 came into operation in the State of Johore on 1 January 2017. 2. Under Act A1517, by an amendment to section 433B of the National Land Code (NLC), non-citizens and foreign companies may acquire land subject to the category… Read More

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Circular No. 57/16: Registration Closed: Seminar on Practical Construction Law for Practitioners

We regret to inform that registration for the seminar scheduled on 19th January 2017 is closed. In view of the limited space available at the auditorium, priority shall be given to members of the Johore Bar who have registered and paid. Members are advised to confirm your registration with the Secretariat. Thank you!   SANTHI… Read More

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Circular No. 56/16: High-Tea with His Majesty Sultan Ibrahim, Sultan of Johor on Wednesday, 18th January 2017

I am pleased to inform you that Dato’ Indera Mohd Sofian bin Tan Sri Abdul Razak, the Senior Judge of the Johor Bahru Court has kindly consented to the adjournment of cases fixed for hearing in the afternoon of 18th January 2017 to enable members of the Bar to attend the High-Tea with His Majesty… Read More

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Circular No. 55/16: High-Tea with His Majesty Sultan Ibrahim, Sultan of Johor (18 Jan 2017)

It is with immense pleasure that we announce that His Majesty Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, Sultan of Johor has graciously accepted our invitation to have tea with members of the Johore Bar. We encourage members to take this golden opportunity to meet with our Ruler as it not often in one’s lifetime that… Read More

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