The Advocate Association of Sarawak, Sibu Branch has been tasked with
hosting the combined Sabah/Sarawak opening\ng of the legal year.
This will be on the 29th of January 2010 with a tentative commencement
time of 8.00am from Sibu Town Square walking through old Sibu town and
finishing at Sibu Court Complex.
There will be the customary speeches thereafter and the judicial Dept
will host lunch.
The afternoon will be for social networking games like golf and
bowling and the launch of the My Constitution Campaign for Sarawak by
the CJSS at Kingwood Hotel.
The evening will be the highlight of the legal social calendar whereby
a Gala Dinner will be held at Kingwood Hotel commencing at 6.30 pm at
RM 80.00 per attendee.
In conjunction, the Branch has appealed for donations from all legal
firms and donors will be acknowledged in the souvenir magazine.
Members and non members,remember that the profession feeds us, this
ceremony though it may not make us any money, should be supported by
attendance by all members and non members alike because it is a
manifestation of the role the 3rd arm of administration plays in the
administration of the Rule of Law and a very visible and public one at
Take it as a short break weekend holiday!Treat it as a family outing
and drive down with the family for a short weekend break(after all air
fares are cheap and the roads are good if you wish to drive)After all
how many advocates have really visited the interior of Sarawak?( it
starts at Sibu)
Best of all show the public that the legal profession is a big family
a sarawak advocate