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Earth Day Message

Dear Friends, In conjunction with Earth Day on 22 April, 2016, WE would like to wish all Kuala Lumpur Bar members a Happy Earth Day. As part of our commitment for Earth Day and our mother Earth, the KLBC Environmental Committee has initiated a “Recycle for LEGAL AID” initiative. This initiative allows Legal Firms to […]

Upgrading of the Computers at the Bar Room, Kuala Lumpur Court Complex

Dear Members, Kindly note that we are in the process of upgrading the computers at the Bar Room at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex and the existing computers are temporarily out of service. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Please take note. Goh Siu Lin Honorary Secretary Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee

Revised Registration Fees for PDC Events

Dear Members and Pupils, The KLBC supports the Resolution on the Continuing Professional Development Scheme (“CPD Scheme”) which was passed at the 70th Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Bar held on Saturday, 19 March 2016. The KLBC has decided to revise the registration fee for our Seminars and Workshops. The new rates to be […]

Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2016/17

The following are the office-bearers of the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee for 2016/17 elected at the 24th Annual General Meeting of the Kuala Lumpur Bar on 26 February 2016: Chairman : Ravin Singh Committee members Goh Siu Lin Amir Bahari Harleen Kaur (Leena) Foong Cheng Leong Khaizan Sharizad binti Ab Razak (Sherrie) Alex Anton Netto […]

From the Desk of the Chairman…

Dear Comrades at the Kuala Lumpur Bar, It has come to the end of the term for the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2015/2016 and as such, this will be the second and last Chairman’s Message for this term. As per the previous Chairman’s Message, kindly let me run through the main activities of the Kuala […]

Location of Hearings at the Kuala Lumpur Courts w.e.f. 1 September 2015

Location of Hearings at the Kuala Lumpur Courts w.e.f. 1 September 2015

Dear Members of the KL Bar, We would like to bring to the attention of members, notices that we have seen put up at the Kuala Lumpur Courts notifying lawyers that commencing from 1 September 2015 Hearing for Bankruptcy Cases will be held at Level 3 (Lobby); and Hearing in front of the Senior Assistant […]

Unreported Criminal Cases

Unreported Criminal Cases

It has been brought to the attention of the KLBC Criminal Practice Committee (CPC) that in some criminal cases where the decisions were overturned at the appellate stage in favour of either the defence or the prosecution, no written grounds of judgments were given. The CPC intends to raise the issue with the Judiciary and […]

Court Assigned Counsel for Capital Punishment Cases

Court Assigned Counsel for Capital Punishment Cases

Dear members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, It has been brought to the attention of the KLBC Criminal Practice Committee (CPC) that there are members who are registered as Court Assigned Counsel but have not been assigned any or very few matters. The CPC hopes to take the issue up with the Judiciary and is […]

Court Assigned Counsel for Capital Punishment Cases

Dear members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, It has been brought to the attention of the KLBC Criminal Practice Committee (CPC) that there are members who are registered as Court Assigned Counsel but have not been assigned any or very few matters. The CPC hopes to take the issue up with the Judiciary and is […]