Admission to the West Malaysian Bar: 14th Jan 1989
Mr Liow hails from Alor Star (Kedah), where he did his primary and secondary schoolings.
In 1982, he was accepted in the Australia National University (Canberra) to pursue a double degrees (Psychology and Laws), whereupon he graduated in 1984 (Psychology) and Laws (1986). He was then called to the Bar in A.C.T. (1987), N.S.W (1987) and the Malaya Bar (1989). He has since been practising as a civil litigation lawyer from 1989 until now.
In 1995, He set up his law firm (Liow & Co.), and eventually specializes in court trial litigation, arbitration, adjudication, counsel work and governmental advisory work. In 2014, he is a certified Adjudicator and empanelled via the AIAC, and is a fellow of the AiADR. He also sits in the Disciplinary Committee for the Disciplinary Board matters (for complaints against lawyers by public).
Apart from work, he treasures family time, exercise, travel, music and reading (together with a good cup of coffee).
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS & AFFILIATIONS
Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London)
Certified Adjudicator with Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC)
Fellow of Asian Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution (AiADR)
Member of the Malaysian Society of Adjudicators (MSA)
BA (Psychology); Australian National University
LLB; Australian National University
Barrister & Solicitor (ACT)
Advocate & Solicitor (West Malaysia)