Circular No. 75/19: The Basics of Effective Cross Examination – A Practical Approach (17 Jan 2020)

Please be informed that the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Continuing Professional Development Sub Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled “The Basics of Effective Cross Examination – A Practical Approach.

Cross-examination is an essential tool for litigators to get their case across to the Court. It is not just about asking questions but the manner a question is asked and the approach that is taken in asking this question.  There are rules and guidelines on how to effectively do so. The aim of this course is to impart some of these basic rules on effective cross-examination. The course will be practical in its approach with practical exercises that has to be done. This course will benefit every litigation lawyer or any lawyer who is interested in the litigation process.

Particulars of the Seminar are as follows:

Date 17th January 2020 (Friday)
Time 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Registration at 9:30 a.m.)
Venue Level 1, Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium
Johore Bar Building
No. 5 JalanTun Abdul Razak
Susur 1/1 80000 Johor Bahru
Fees RM 100.00 for Members of the Johore Bar
RM 50.00 for Pupils-in-Chambers | Law Students
CPD code T3/17012020/JHB/JHB194868/4 (4 CPD points)

About the Speaker

Mr. Ravi Nekoo was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 1995. He obtained his Masters in Laws and Masters in Criminal Justice in 2002 at the University Malaya. He was further admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia as a Barrister and Solicitor. Having gained sufficient legal knowledge and experience and having run his own practice, he joined Messrs Hakem Arabi & Associates as a partner in 2009. He is a litigation lawyer who has appeared at all levels of the court. He has also authored several books, the latest being Malaysian Civil Procedure and Practice published by Current Law Journal and has been a tutor for students sitting for the CLP examination for many years.

Registration must be accompanied with payment to guarantee your place and is on a first-come first served basis.

CPD points and Certificate of attendance will be given upon completion of the whole session to participants who have attended until the end of the event.

Payment can be made by direct deposit or internet banking to:

Account name: JOHORE BAR HOUSE & LIBRARY FUND

Bank: CIMB Bank Berhad

Account no.: 80-0933164-8

Please direct all correspondence (including completed registration form and proof of payment) to the Johore Bar Secretariat by email to secretariat@johorebar.org.my or by fax 07-276 1188 not later than Thursday, 16th January 2020.

ANIS SYARIZAD BINTI DATUK HJ. KUTHUBUL ZAMAN
CHAIRPERSON
YOUNG LAWYERS AND CHAMBERING PUPILS 
SUB COMMITTEE
AIMI SYARIZAD BINTI DATUK HJ. KUTHUBUL ZAMAN
CHAIRPERSON
CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
SUB COMMITTEE
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