Improving leadership skills among lawyers will not just create a positive ripple in law firms, but also enhance interaction with clients and colleagues. The Bar Council, in collaboration with the Association of Women Lawyers, Malaysia (“AWL”), is conducting a half-day workshop to develop your skills to become a better leader in your law firm, as well as a more effective and empowered member of the legal community.
PETALING JAYA: Men are still earning more than women in Malaysia for doing the same jobs, except in the construction industry and the wage gap between the sexes is widening.
Enjoy the AGM photos.
New Exco line-up
President: Meera Samanther
Vice President: Goh Siu Lin
Secretary: Tham Hui Ying
Ass. Secretary: Kathlyn Lee
Treasurer: Sharmini Thiruchelvam
Ass. Treasurer: Daniella Zulkifli
- Dahlia Lee
- Bong Ying Wei
- Kiran Dhaliwal
Co-opted Committee Members:
KUALA LUMPUR: Fifty-one percent of the members of the Malaysian Bar are female but according to a baseline study conducted by the Association of Women Lawyers (AWL), gender bias is still prevalent within the legal industry.
The study which took eight months to complete was commissioned in 2013 to ascertain the working conditions of male and female lawyers and also to examine the level of gender biasness and sexual harassment within the legal profession...
PETALING JAYA: Muslim convert Izwan Abdullah, who allegedly took his six-year-old-son from his ex-wife’s house, has violated the law, said Association of Women Lawyers Malaysia president Meera Samanther...
"8 ways to celebrate International Women's Day in Malaysia"