Ramadhan Mubarak! I hope that fasting has been with ease thus far and that the “buka puasa” bazaars have left taste buds satiated and tummies content. To celebrate Ramadhan, the North Johore Affairs Sub-Committee has organised Ifthar in Batu Pahat. As Ifthar is a time to break fast with family and loved ones, this occasion… Read More

As litigation lawyers, much of our day to day work involves interacting with the Judges and the Opposing Counsel. How one conducts themselves during these interactions are therefore an important part of the litigation process.  Hence, the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Continuing Professional Development Sub Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled “Advocacy,… Read More

The North Johore Affairs Sub-Committee is pleased to announce that an Informal High Tea has been organized for the members of the Bar. The particulars of the function are as follows: Date Thursday, 2nd May 2019 Time 4.30 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. Venue BEI Boutique Hotel 8-3 Jalan Abdul Rahman 84000 Muar, Johor Dress Code… Read More

From feedback obtained from Judges in both Johor Bahru and Muar, it seems that there is a need to gently remind some members about the Dress Code for Advocates & Solicitors appearing in Court. I draw your attention to Dress Code issued by the Honourable Chief Justice of Malaysia as follows: PAKAIAN DALAM MAHKAMAH TERBUKA… Read More

The Johore Bar Committee is in the course of updating the Johore Bar Legal Directory which is expected to be published this year. To ensure the accuracy of the information contained in the Directory, members are requested to return the attached reply slip to the Johore Bar Secretariat by email to secretariat@johorebar.org.my not later than… Read More

The Publications Sub Committee is now compiling materials for publication of this year’s edition of the Info Johore Bar for the year 2019/20. The INFO Johore Bar was made available online since 1st January 2016 at https://issuu.com/infojohorebar. However, members may request hardcopies from the Secretariat should they wish. The Publication Committee would like to invite… Read More