JOHOR BAHRU, Wed: The Johor Bar Committee today held a reference in memory of Walter Danaraj Moses who was the Chairman of the Johor Bar from 1983-1986. Moses passed away on December 16 last year, 9 days after his 75th birthday. The reference proceedings presided by Justices Datuk Syed Ahmad Helmy bin Syed Ahmad and… Read More


Senior member of the Johore Bar, Mr Mak Tack Meng of M/s Mak, Ng, Shao & Kee passed away peacefully this morning, 8th January 2009. He was 48. Born on 4th May 1960, Mak graduated from Manchester Polytechnic, England in 1982. He was admitted as a Barrister of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple,… Read More


The late Mr Low Kian Boon was born on 16th July 1953. Mr Low served in the Royal Malaysian Customs and Excise Department. He graduated from University of Malaya with 2nd Class Upper Bachelor of Laws Degree. He chambered at Messrs. Abdul Razak Ahmad & Co.and was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor on 24th… Read More


The late Mr Jegatheesan was born on 15th July 1942 and had his early education at Methodist Secondary School, Nebong Tebal, Seberang Prai and Methodist Secondary School, Penang. Equipped with the Cambridge Overseas School Certificate he worked as a temporary clerk at Jabatan Polis, Ibu Pejabat Polis, Jalan Bukit Aman, Kuala Lumpur for three years.… Read More


Encik Harith Fansuri Bin Abdul Rahman, partner of M/s Zamri Ibrahim & Co passed away peacefully on 12th April 2010, Monday. He was 43. Born on December 16, 1967, Harith Fansuri graduated from IIU. He was called to the Malaysian Bar on 23rd April 1992. He first chambered under Encik Hassan Ibrahim of M/s Hassan… Read More


Mr Jayasingam s/o Manickam a long standing Advocate and Solicitor practicing at Muar, in his address said:- “May it please your Lordship, This solemn assembly before your Lordship today is in tribute to the memory of our late lamented colleague Mr Harjit Singh Nijar, an Advocate and Solicitor of this Honourable Court, whose untimely death… Read More


The Johore Bar regrets to record the passing away of a former member of the Johore Bar the late Mr George Joseph Puthucheary aged 78 in Kuala Lumpur on 27.12.2005. The late lawyer is the father of Mr Johanan A Puthucheary of M/s Nadzarin Kuok Puthucheary & Tan and the brother of Mr Francis Joseph… Read More


The late Mr Foo Sam Ming was born on 12th September 1943 in Lunas, Kedah. He was an officer in His Majesty’s Police Force before proceeding to read law in Lincoln’s Inn in London and was called to the English Bar in 1967. On 18th July 1968 he was admitted and enrolled as a member… Read More


The late Mr Elyas Majeed as he was popularly known was born in India on 28th July 1934 into a family of textile merchant, S.A.Majeed. He had his Primary education in India followed with secondary education in Singapore. He then proceeded to London where he was admitted to the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn to… Read More


C. Sukumaran was born on 22nd February 1954 and had his early education in Kluang and Batu Pahat. He was one of the earliest law graduates from the University of Malaya and was called to the Bar in 1978. In 1983, he married Dr Rekha Nair, niece of the late Devan Nair, ex President of… Read More