norhafsah hamid

Full name: Norhafsah Hamid
Date of birth: 24th April 1973 (fun fact: she has the same birth date as her mother!)
Place of birth: Selangor

introvert

who enjoys the solitude of her own home, with her family and her fat cats; reading books. She avoids crowd and stays clear of warehouse or in-store sales.

writes on anything and everything

Pieces of paper, tissues, sales receipt; whatever that's available that she can get her hands on, when ideas come crashing up but a note book is not available.

book and a reading glasses

Hafsah has a book and a reading glasses at different corners of the house. That's how she can read several books, a day.

About norhafsah hamid

Education

Norhafsah received her Bachelor of Law, LL.B (Hons) from Reading University, United Kingdom in 1996. She also received her Certificate of Legal Practice (CLP) in 1997 from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). In 2007, she received her Diploma in Syariah Legal Practise (DSLP) from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).

Career

IF Moses mula aktif melukis komik dakwah untuk majalah sekolah bulanan dan tahunan. Selepas tamat Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia pada 2010, IF Moses ada menerbitkan sendiri sebuah zine bertajuk Piawai Hijab Kaum Hawa. Bermula dengan menjadi pelukis komik dakwah yang aktif di media sosial, IF Moses mula menerbitkan zine komik bersiri seperti Biskut Tarbiah, dan HIKARI. Menyertai team TRILOG pada tahun 2012, mereka mula menerbitkan zine komik dakwah secara berkala.

Previously, Norhafsah was a legal practitioner, experienced in various local and international firm namely Puncak Niaga Sdn Bhd, LinCo Ltd, Manchester, United Kingdom, Messrs. Adam & Co, Advocates & Solicitors from 1997 till 2011. In 1999, Norhafsah became a litigation partner, specialised in litigation cases both civil and syariah, and handled corporate litigation, mediation and arbitration. She was also a voluntary legal advisor in Liverpool Legal Centre back in 1998.

From 2011 till today, Norhafsah runs her own legal firm named The Legal Office of Norhafsah Hamid as a Syariah Practitioner. Besides that, she is actively involves in Nadi Annissa Muslim Women Organisation. She runs the clubhouse, handling activities and charitable events, and also provides pro bono legal advice.

 As the co-founder and also hon. treasurer of the organization, Norhafsah involves in doing charity and dakwah work. They have single mothers’ program and monthly Food Bank Project. Talks are also organized from time to time on topics involving women issues. They work closely with underprivileged families and try to assist any way possible especially in their kids’ education. They try as much as possible to remain anonymous to the recipients. Among their yearly projects are Back to School, Ramadhan Rice Donation Project and Ramadhan Food Pack Project.