Abdul Hamid Haji Mohamad


1. Name: Abdul Hamid Haji Mohamad, Tun

2. Occupation: Judge

3. Date and place of birth: April 18, 1942, Permatang Tinggi Bakar Bata, Kepala Batas, Seberang Perai, Penang

4. Education:

  1. Bachelor of Law, University of Singapore (1965-1969)
  2. St. Xavier’s Institution, Penang
  3. St. Mark’s Secondary School, Butterworth, Seberang Perai
  4. St. Mark’s Branch School, Perai Seberang Perai
  5. Sekolah Melayu Paya Keladi, Kepala Batas, Seberang Perai


5. Contributions:

  1. During his 17 years in the judiciary, he was written 555 judgments, including 457 judgments of the High Court, 53 judgments of the Court of Appeal and 27 judgments of the Federal Court (Supreme Court)
  2. President Court of Appeal (2007)
  3. Judge of the Special Court for a period of two years (2007-2009)
  4. Judge, Court of Federal (2003)
  5. Judge, Court of Appeal (2000)
  6. High Court Judge of Malaya (1992)
  7. Judicial Commissioner (1990)
  8. A Member, Securities Commission Malaysia, Shariah Advisory Council (SAC)(2012)
  9. Bank Negara Shariah Advisory Council Members for the 2010/2013 term
  10. Anti-Corruption Advisory Board of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC)(2009)
  11. He also presided over several high-profile cases, one of which involved former Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim


6. Honours and Awards:

  1. Honorary Doctorate (Management) – UNITEN (2011)
  2. Darjah Utama Pangkuan Negeri (DUPN) which carries the title “Datuk Seri Utama” – Penang State Government (2008)
  3. Seri Paduka Cura Si Manja Kini (SPCM) which carries the title “Dato’ Seri” – Perak State Government (2008)
  4. Seri Setia Mahkota Malaysia (SSM) which carries the title “Tun” – Federal Government (2008)
  5. Darjah Yang Mulia Pangkuan Negeri (DMPN) which carries the title “Dato'” – Penang State Government (1996)
  6. Dato’ Paduka Cura Si Manja Kini (DPCM) which carries the title “Dato'” – Perak State Government
  7. Pingat Jasa Kebaktian (PJK) – Perlis State Government
  8. Kesatria Mangku Negara (KMN) – Federal Government








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