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Attorney General of Malaysia

Abdul Gani Patail, Attorney General of Malaysia.


Patail, Abdul Gani was born on October 6, 1955 in Malaysia.


Bachelor of Laws, University Malaya, 1979.


Deputy public prosecutor, Sabah, 1980—1985. Senior federal counsel, 1985—1994. Head, Prosecution Division Attorney General Chambers, 1994—1995, 2000—2002.

Head Advisory and International Division, 1995. Commissioner Law Revision, 1997. Attorney general of Malaysia, since 2002.

Chairman Malaysian Kuwaiti Investment, Legal Profession Qualifying Board of Malaysia, National Higher Education Council. Member Judicial and Legal Service Commission, Pardons Board of States in Federation and Federal Territories, Management Board, Judicial and Legal Training Institute, Advisory Panel, Central Bank of Malaysia, Cabinet Committee, Reorganization of Mimos, Board Directors, Institute Integrity Malaysia.


Married Maimon Ariff.

Maimon Ariff.