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Organisational Structure​​

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"To Provide Quality Legal Advice and Representation For Government Ministries Departments and Agencies"

Core Responsibilities

  • Legal advisers to Ministries, Government departments and statutory bodies;

  • Representatives of the Attorney General in meetings with Ministries, departments, statutory bodies, committees, boards of inquiries, taskforces;

  • Drafting, vetting and negotiating of contracts, Memorandum of Understandings, deeds and other legal documents;

  • Assists in the interpretation and application of laws and contracts and other legal documents;

  • Civil litigants and arbitrators for of the Government;

  • Debt recovery on behalf of the Government for unpaid debts;

  • Representing the Attorney General in matters and proceedings under the Legal Profession Act [Cap 132];

  • Providing advisory services with respect to legislations and law reform project; and

  • Advising on a wide range of issues including Construction, Banking and Finance, Dispute Resolutions, Syariah, Oil and Gas, Environment, Competition and Intellectual Property​​