Legal services (classified under code 74110 of the Malaysia Standard Industrial Classification) include advice and representation in civil, criminal and other cases, i.e. representation of one party’s interest against another party, whether or not before courts or other judicial bodies. These activities are generally performed by, or under supervision of, persons who are members of the Malaysian Bar.
Also included are activities in connection with patents and copyrights, with the preparation of deeds, wills, trusts, etc., and activities of notary public, arbitrators, examiners and referees. However, it excludes court activities.