Circulars

Invitation to serve the KL Bar

Dear members of the KL Bar and pupils-in-chambers,

The incoming Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee is indeed honoured to serve members for the term of 2011/12. We will continue this term to build on and improve upon what has been done by the previous Committee and we will strive to ensure that the needs of our members and that of pupils are looked after.

11 Sub-committees have been established to facilitate the organisation of the KLBC’s various activities and to cater to the needs of our KL Bar members. The new Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee also welcomes any suggestions, comments and views on how we can further improve the welfare of our members and pupils.
The following persons will chair the individual Sub-committees:
1 Civil Court Liaison Committee
Co-Chair: Brendan Navin Siva
[Tel: 6207 8376 E-mail: brendan@klbar.org.my]
Co-Chair: Ravinder Singh Dhalliwal (Ravin)
[Tel: 6207 8070 E-mail: ravin@ravinsingh.com]
2 Conveyancing Practice Committee
Chair: Agnes Chan Kim Hong
[Tel: 2094 0639 E-mail: kimhong@azlinda-agneschan.com]
3 Criminal Practice Committee
Chair: Datuk Baljit Singh Sidhu
[Tel: 4045 6366 E-mail: baljit@shukorbaljit.com]

4 Environmental & Humanities Committee
Chair: Roger Chan Weng Keng
[Tel: 9130 3637 E-mail: chengyijustice@gmail.com]
5 Information Technology & Communications Committee
Chair: Syahredzan Johan
[Tel: 2692 5266 E-mail: syahredzan.johan@gmail.com]
6 Professional Development Committee
Chair: Jeremiah R. Gurusamy
[Tel: 2095 6505 E-mail: jeremiah@adjlex.com]

7 Publications Committee
Chair: Choo Dee Wei
[Tel: 2161 2330 E-mail: cdw@lh-ag.com]
8 Pupils Welfare Committee
Chair: Jason Kong
[Tel: 9283 0908 E-mail: jason.k@streamyx.com]
9 Social, Arts and Culture Committee
Chair: Khaizan Sharizad Binti Ab. Razak
[Tel: 2093 0078 E-mail: khaizanrd@gmail.com]
10 Sports Committee
Chair: Muhendaran Suppiah
[Tel: 2287 0609 E-mail: muhendaran@yahoo.com]
11 Young Lawyers Committee
Chair: Wong Poh Lim (Kenneth)
[Tel: 2163 0208 E-mail: kennethwpl@gmail.com]
For the Sub-committee Chairs to be able to carry out their respective tasks effectively, we need the assistance of volunteers. We need dedicated and committed members who are prepared to serve in the best interest of our members and pupils.

This is an open invitation to all of you, both members and pupils, to come forward and volunteer your time and to join us in any of the above Sub-committees. If you are keen to serve, please e-mail to klbc@klbar.org.my as soon as possible and not later than 18.03.2011 your name and place of practice/pupillage and the Sub-committee you are interested in.

With your co-operation and support, we shall move forward in improving our service to members and pupils and towards a better Bar.
We have prepared brief essential details of each of the Sub-committees for members and pupils to have a better understanding of the objectives of the respective Sub-committees. Click here to peruse the same.
Thank you.

Best Regards
Brendan Navin Siva
Chairman
Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2011/12