The Johore Bar Young Lawyers & Chambering Pupils Sub-Committee (YLC) is organising their yearly Barrister Outing (BarOut!) at Resort Kita @ Tanjung Balau, Johor on the 22nd & 23rd of September 2018. We humbly invite all of the Young Lawyers, Chambering Students as well as the Senior Lawyers (but young at heart) to have a… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled Latest Developments in Law: Arbitration and Adjudication. The seminar will be conducted by Mr. Sudharsanan Thillainathan, a member of the Malaysian Bar and a Partner in the firm of Messrs Steven Thiru & Sudhar Partnership. His main practice areas include Corporate… Read More


Dear Members, 20 years after receiving the Tony Award for Best Musical, Disney’s The Lion King (Musical) has arrived at the shores of our favourite neighbour; Singapore. The Social, Charity & Welfare Sub-Committee is excited to announce that we have planned a trip across the border to enjoy the award-winning Musical for members of the… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled Introduction to Constitutional Law in Malaysia. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Introduction to the Federal Constitution Basic principles of interpreting the constitution Constitutional Rights Basic Structure Principles Particulars of the Seminar are as follows: Date 14th… Read More


The Committee has been informed by the Courts that effective from September 2018, some A53KJ cases of 2017 from Sessions Court Civil (3) will be heard before the Sessions Judge Tuan Aizatul Akmal Bin Maharani at Sessions Court Criminal (4). The relevant notice from the Court and the list of affected cases are attached. Members… Read More


It’s tea time at Kluang! We are pleased to announce that a hi-tea has been organised in Kluang. What’s the occasion, you might ask? Well, one does not need a reason to get together and have fun, does one? So, come on, everyone, let’s chit-chat, laugh, giggle, reminisce, enjoy the spread at Barney’s; Barney’s is… Read More


The Johore Bar Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils Sub Committee is organizing a ‘Book Donation Drive’ campaign. The campaign commences today and will run till 28.9.2018. The campaign is a charity project to collect surplus children books from the public and to donate the books to selected orphanages and homes for underprivileged children in Johor.… Read More


The Committee recently had a meeting with the Courts to raise issues of concern to members and as brought to the Committee’s attention. Following the discussions thereat the followings have been agreed : Beginning from 13th September 2018 all adoption cases will be heard on every Thursday at the Sessions Court Civil (1) at MSC… Read More