Muzaffar Syah Mallow
On 19 May 2018, the Faculty of Syariah & Law (FSU), USIM had successfully organized a special program entitled “Syarie Legal Aid Clinic”. The program was conducted in order to offer legal aid not only to the university staffs and students but also to outsider. The areas chosen in the program are in areas concerning Islamic laws administered in the country like Islamic family law involving marriage, divorce, and maintenance, Islamic inheritance and faraid issues, and Islamic criminal matters. The program not only offer assistances to peoples in need but it also expose the faculty students with all the practical aspect on syariah client counselling matters. The legal aid will be offered by qualified Syarie practitioner who happen to be the university former students or the alumni. As the program bring a lot of benefits, the program will become annual event for every semester in the faculty. The program was officiated by Datuk Dr Mohd Naim Mokhtar, Syariah Court of Appeal judge and was attended by faculty top managements and students. The program was organized by the USIM Alumni and FSU students Syariah & Law Club (SLC) with the assistance from FSU Legal Clinic.