Dato' Seri Mohd Hishamudin Md Yunus who is a law graduate from the University of London has served as the Malaysian Court of Appeal Judge, Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Senior Federal Counsel and the President of the Sessions Court. With 45 years of legal experience, he has also obtained the International Commercial Arbitration certification from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom. During his service in the High Court, he has written more than 750 judgments which have been reported in the legal journals.
Dato' Seri Mohd Hishamudin Md Yunus has also served as Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Primary Industry and a spokesman for rubber producing countries at the Natural Rubber Agreement Negotiations in Switzerland. He has also served as the Head of Delegation for the International Bar Association's Human Right Institute (IBAHRI) to South Africa before becoming the Arbitrator at the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.