CPD Live | Unlocking the Potentials of Waqf

17 Nov 2021 - Wed / 1 day / 3:00pm - 5:00pm / Zoom
This webinar will focus on the many ways that waqf assets may be used as a tool towards building a healthy and sustainable economy, and the challenges faced in the Malaysian legal system.
Organisers: Bar Council

CPD Points: 2
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This webinar will focus on the many ways that waqf assets may be used as a tool towards building a healthy and sustainable economy, and the challenges faced in the Malaysian legal system.


Sharifah Shafika Alsagoff is a partner in Skrine’s banking and finance practice group, with more than 25 years of experience in Islamic finance and capital markets.  

Shafika’s areas of practice include retail and corporate Islamic finance, project bonds, restructurings, real estate and regulatory issues.  Her clients include sovereigns and other government-related entities, international financial institutions, and corporate service providers.  She also advises clients internationally on various capital markets, Islamic investments, waqf and crowdfunding structures.  Shafika is often sought after by financial institutions to prepare and update their documentation templates for Islamic financing to ensure alignment with the ever-developing Bank Negara guidelines and policy documents. 

Besides her financing-related work, Shafika maintains a real estate practice and has been involved in a number of challenging mandates relating to amalgamation, re-alienation and subdivision of lands, sale and purchase of commercial buildings, and transfer of Malay Reserved Land and Bumiputra lots to public-listed companies.

Murshidah Mustafa is the Treasurer of the Malaysian Bar for the term 2021/2022.  She has served as representative of the Kedah Bar Committee to the Bar Council for the term 2018/2019 and 2019/2020.  She is currently the Co-Chairperson (since 2020) for the Bar Council Professional Standards and Development Committee.  She was the Co-Deputy Chairperson (2019 to 2020) and Deputy Chairperson (2018 to 2019) for the Professional Standards and Development Committee, Deputy Chairperson of the Bar Council Mediation Committee (2019 to 2020), Deputy Chairperson for the Bar Council LawCare Committee (2019 to 2020), and Deputy Chairperson of the Bar Council Small Firms Committee (2019 to 2020).

Mohamad Redzuan b Idrus was admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2002.  He is a partner in Fariz Halim & Co. and is experienced in the field of conveyancing, general litigation and inheritance.  In 2020, Redzuan was commissioned as a mediator.  He is also the 1st Deputy President of the Malaysian Real Estate Law Association (2015 to date).  Redzuan is regularly invited by Government and private agencies to conduct seminars related to real estate and estate management.  His book entitled "Analysis of Current Grants: Absolute, Trust, Securities and Conditions" — written with two authors — was published in 2020.

Terms and Conditions

Event Policy

Places are limited and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Cancellations must be made in writing.

If you have failed to inform the organiser on your cancellation for three consecutive times, you may be blacklisted for future events.


Refunds will be processed after the event is completed. This may take up to 30 business days. The conditions for refunds are as follows:

  • Full refunds will be issued if the event is cancelled or postponed by the organiser due to some circumstances.
  • No refunds for this course. However substitution is allowed.

The organiser reserves the right to modify, cancel or postpone the event, should circumstances arise that make such action necessary, whereupon all registration fees paid will be refunded.


You are allowed to transfer your place to another participant, but you must notify the organiser with the necessary details.


CPD points will not be awarded to lawyers and pupils in chambers from Peninsular Malaysia who arrive more than 15 minutes late, are not present throughout the event, or leave before its scheduled end.


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  • Materials will be emailed only. No printed notes will be provided.
  • No recording of the event is permitted via any means at any time.
  • No part of the event content may be used/reproduced in any form without the written and explicit consent of the Bar Council and speaker(s).



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