Job Title: President
Organization: The Malaysian Bar

Bio: George Varughese graduated with an LLB (Hons) (Manchester) degree in 1988 and thereafter obtained his LLM degree from University Malaya in 1998.  His professional qualifications include Barrister-at-Law from Lincoln’s Inn and MMI Arbs. He is also a certified Adjudicator with the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (“KLRCA”) and a certified Mediator of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (“CIArb”).George was the Chairman of the Selangor Bar Committee from 2004 to 2007. He also served as the Treasurer, Secretary, and Vice-President of the Malaysian Bar, before being elected as the current President.