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


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


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled “Defamation – Think before you Speak” The Seminar will cover the basic principles in maintaining/defending an action in libel/slander including some current updates. Particulars of the Seminar are as follows: Date 15th November 2018 (Thursday) Time 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled “Division of Matrimonial Assets”. The above topic is usually a cause for concern for married couples who have in the course of their marriage acquired matrimonial assets and are headed for a divorce. Upper-most in their minds is, “will I be… Read More