Malaysia-Meeting with Foreign Law Firms and Questionnaire on International Legal Practice 2014

Meeting with Foreign Law Firms and Questionnaire on International Legal Practice 2014





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Circular No 285/2014
Dated 17 Dec 2014
To Members of the Malaysian Bar
Meeting with Foreign Law Firms and Questionnaire on International Legal Practice 2014
The Bar Council Trade in Legal Services Committee ("TiLS") advises Bar Council on the new legal landscape where foreign law firms and foreign lawyers are permitted to practise in Peninsular Malaysia in accordance with the Legal Profession Act 1976 and the Legal Profession (Licensing of International Partnerships and Qualified Foreign Law Firms and Registration of Foreign Lawyers) Rules 2014.
In this regard, Bar Council plans to organise meetings with foreign law firms who are interested in teaming up with Malaysian law firms.
If you wish to be included on a priority list of firms that are notified of these meetings, kindly complete the attached questionnaire and return it to the following address:
The Secretariat
Bar Council Malaysia
15 Leboh Pasar Besar
50050 Kuala Lumpur
(Attention to: Roobalavaniah Rengasamy / Nurul Hafika bt Noor Hamid)
You may also submit the completed questionnaire by email to internationalservices@malaysianbar.org.my.
Should you have any enquiries, please contact Roobalavaniah Rengasamy, Officer (03-2050 2171; roobalavaniah@malaysianbar.org.my) or Nurul Hafika bt Noor Hamid, Officer (03-2050 2172; hafika@malaysianbar.org.my). 
Thank you.
Andrew Khoo Chin Hock
Chairperson
Trade in Legal Services Committee

This circular and the attachment may also be accessed here.

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