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 2010/11. We will endeavour to do more this term and will follow through our objectives and activities to ensure that the needs of our members and that of pupils are looked after.

12 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
Chair: Pushpa Ratnam
[Tel: 22724131 E-mail:]

2 Conveyancing Practice Committee
Chair: Nurul Muhaniza Binti Hanafi
[Tel: 20958309 E-mail:]

3 Criminal Practice Committee
Chair: Datuk Baljit Singh Sidhu
[Tel: 40456366 E-mail:]

4 Environmental & Humanities Committee
Chair: Roger Chan Weng Keng
[Tel: 91303637 E-mail:]

5 Information Technology Committee
Chair: Richard Wee Thiam Seng
[Tel: 77277264/3800 E-mail:]

6 Legal Aid
Chair: Ravinder Singh Dhalliwal
[Tel: 26932544 E-mail:]

7 Professional Development Committee
Chair: Jeremiah R. Gurusamy
[Tel: 20951188 E-mail:]

8 Publications Committee
Chair: Dipendra Harshad Rai
[Tel: 20956505 E-mail:]

9 Pupils Welfare Committee
Chair: Choo Dee Wei
[Tel: 21612330 E-mail:]

10 Social, Arts and Culture Committee
Chair: Khaizan Sharizad Binti Ab. Razak
[Tel: 20930078 E-mail:]

11 Sports Committee
Chair: Muhendaran Suppiah
[Tel: 22870609 E-mail:]

12 Young Lawyers Committee
Chair: Lai Chee Hoe
[Tel: 77297741 E-mail:]

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 as soon as possible and not later than 31.03.2010 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
Anand Ponnudurai
Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2010/11