Mark Costa
Mark Costa
Telephone: 011-290-4000
Direct line: 011 217 0901
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Email: costa@counsel.co.za
Fax: 086 298 5390.

Mark Costa

Mark joined the bar in 2010. His practice includes general commercial litigation, with an emphasis on contract law, insurance, construction, medical malpractice, pension fund law and property law.

Mark has appeared in the following reported cases:
– Guardrisk Insurance Company Limited & others v Kentz (Pty) Limited [2014] 1 All SA 307 (SCA);
– The Body Corporate of “The Avenues” v Hurwitz N.O. & another [2014] 4 All SA 1 (SCA).

Prior to being called to the bar, Mark practiced as an attorney at a leading law firm in Sandton and was also admitted as a conveyancer and notary. Mark holds an LLB degree (cum laude) and an LLM (Contract Law) degree (cum laude). Mark was awarded, inter alia, the Harold Galasko prize for the final year LLB student with the highest average in the prescribed final year modules, the Grotius Bar Medal for the final year LLB student with the highest average in the final year LLB examinations, and the Juta prize for the student with the highest average in all four modules of an LLM degree by coursework.