Dear Members, The Annual Dinner and Dance 2019 is upon us. This year, the Johore Bar is celebrating all things traditionally Malaysian with our Culture & Colours themed dinner. Guests will be entertained throughout the night with colourful cultural performances from the different communities that make up our beloved nation. Dance is an integral part… Read More


It is with great sadness that we record that Balarajah s/o Subramaniam, of Messrs Balarajah & Company in Johor Bahru, passed away on 9 Jan 2019.S. Balarajah was admitted to the Bar in 1971. He was the past Chairman of the Johore Bar in 1990 – 1992 and served as an Acting Chairman in 2004… Read More


We have been informed by the Courts as follows: The Mediation Center for Johor Bahru Courts (Pusat Mediasi Mahkamah Johor Bahru) is in operation now at the 25th Floor Menara Cyberport. Puan Salawati Binti Djambari is the Head of the Mediation Center. The division of duty at the Mediation Center is as follows : a)… Read More


The 2018 Bench & Bar vs Johor Police Games in conjunction with the 50th year of the Games was successfully held on the 16th – 23rd November 2018. In total 9 games were played out. We are happy to announce that the  Bench & Bar team has emerged as the overall winners this time –… Read More


In conjunction with World Human Rights Day, the Johore Bar Human Rights Sub Committee is organizing a forum where three eminent speakers will speak on the following topics: a) Starting a New Life; b) Government Policy and Regulations in handling domestic violence issues; and c) Making laws work to end domestic violence. The invited speakers… Read More


Dear Members, The Johore Bar Committee would like to wish one and all a Happy Deepavali! In celebration of the Festival of Light, the Johore Bar Committee will be hosting our very own Deepavali Open House! Members are cordially invited to drop by and join in the celebration with us. In the usual Malaysian fashion,… Read More


We have been informed by the Courts that effective from 30th November 2018, a 2nd Civil Magistrate’s Court will be set up in Johor Bahru. The distribution of cases will be as follows: No. Magistrate/Court Case codes   1.   Tuan Mohd Azlan Shah Bin Mohd Allias Magistrate, Magistrate Court Civil 1, Johor Bahru  … Read More