Invitation to serve the KL Bar

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

The 2013/14 Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee (KLBC) assumed office after the Annual General Meeting on 22 February 2013. At the first meeting on 27 February 2013, the new KLBC appointed Jeremiah R Gurusamy as the Honorary Secretary of the KLBC and co-opted the following two (2) members as members of the KLBC for 2013/14:

1. Mohd Izral Khairy
2. Peter-Douglas Ling

Ten (10) Sub-committees were set up to facilitate the organisation of the KLBC’s various activities and to cater to the needs of our KL Bar members. The new KLBC 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 Practice Committee
    Co-Chair: H R Dipendra
    [Tel: 2095 6505 E-mail:]
    Co-Chair: Arunachalam Kasi
    [Tel: 6258 6070 E-mail:]
  2. Corporate & Conveyancing Practice Committee
    Chair: Amir Bahari
    [Tel: 2697 9888 E-mail:]
  3. Criminal Practice Committee
    Chair: Amrit Pal Singh
    [Tel: 2287 1077 E-mail:]
  4. Information Technology & Publications Committee
    Chair: Foong Cheng Leong
    [Tel: 7987 9495 E-mail:]
  5. Practitioners Affairs Committee
    Chair: Goh Siu Lin
    [Tel: 2031 1788 E-mail:]
  6. Professional Development Committee
    Co-Chair: Jeremiah R. Gurusamy
    [Tel: 2095 6505 E-mail:]
    Co-Chair: Mohd Izral Khairy
    [Tel: 2078 1139 E-mail:]
  7. Pupils Welfare Committee
    Chair: Vince Chong Khin Young
    [Tel: 2710 1822 E-mail:]
  8. Social, Arts and Culture Committee
    Chair: Lim Chi Chau
    [Tel: 2070 3839 E-mail:]
  9. Sports & Recreation Committee
    Chair: Peter-Douglas Ling
    [Tel: 6211 4268 E-mail:]
  10. Young Lawyers Committee
    Chair: Khaizan Sharizad Binti Ab. Razak (Sherrie)
    [Tel: 2161 2588 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. If you are keen to serve in any of the Sub-committees, please e-mail to as soon as possible and not later than 15.03.2013, your name and place of practice/pupillage and the Sub-committee you are interested in for consideration by the respective Sub-committee Chair who will make the final selection.

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
H R Dipendra
Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2013/14