One Stop Website for the Penang Legal Profession

This is the official website of the Penang Bar Committee, a body representing legal practitioners in Penang, Malaysia.

Our website offers legal information and useful contacts, downloadable circulars, list of legal resources and books, our brief history, Legal Aid Centre contact information as well as important activities and updates relevant to advocates and solicitors practicing in Penang.

Penang Bar Committee's Press Statement on the passing of Member of the Bar, Mr. Karpal Singh

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Wake & Funeral details:

The wake for the late Mr. Karpal Singh is currently being held at his residence in
144A, Jalan Utama, beginning 3pm Thursday, 17 April 2014 (10am to 10pm).

His cortege will leave the home for Dewan Sri Pinang on Sunday, 20 April 2014 for the state-level funeral where the public can pay their respects from 9am to 11am. The cortege will thereafter proceed for cremation at the Batu Gantong crematorium.

The Bar will pay its final respects to Mr. Karpal Singh during the state-honoured funeral on Sunday in Dewan Sri Pinang. All Members are invited to join us. Please meet at the Penang Bar Secretariat at 9.30am and we will then proceed together to Dewan Sri Pinang. Dresscode : chamber attire.

Please click here if you wish to convey your condolences to the family of Mr. Karpal Singh.

In Memory of Mr Karpal Singh


The Penang Bar Committee is saddened with the sudden loss of one of our members, Mr Karpal Singh. We know many Malaysians will share our sense of loss. If you’d like to send your condolence message to the family of the late Mr Karpal Singh, you can post your message here.

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Court Liaison 3/14 - Issues Concerning Penang High Court

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CPC 6/14 - CLARIFICATION: Introduction of 2% Fee on Disposal of Properties Within 3 Years From Date of Acquisition (Based on Date of Sale and Purchase Agreement)

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Sports 2/14 - Penang Bar Badminton Championship

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CPC 5/14 - Introduction of 2% Fee on Disposal of Properties Within 3 Years From Date of Acquisition (Based on Date of Sale and Purchase Agreement

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Directive from Pejabat Pengarah Tanah Dan Galian Bil. 2/2014 (15 April 2014)
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UPDATE : Collection of Donations for Shuhaimi Mat Hashim & Charlemange Rodrigues

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Circular 8/14 - Publication of "Penang Bar: A Commemorative History

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PDC 2/14 - Talk on "The Unique Role of Lawyers as Company Secretaries" (25 April 2014)

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Registration Form
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Circular 7E/14 - Preview on Malaysian Archbold Law on Criminal Pleadings

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Circular 6/14 - International Malaysia Law Conference

International Malaysia Law Conference
“Reshaping the Legal Profession, Reforming the Law”
24 – 26 Sept 2014
The Royale Chulan Kuala Lumpur

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Sports 1/14 - Penang Bar Bowling Tournament

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Sample SPA

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Requisition Notice

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