Paul Carstensen SC
Paul Carstensen SC
Telephone: 011-290-4000
Mobile: 082 451 4065

Paul Carstensen SC

Paul, after practising as an attorney in Edenvale, joined the Johannesburg Bar in in 1991 and took silk in 2014. He holds B.Comm and LL.B degrees from University of the Witwatersrand and achieved accreditaion as a mediator from CD/ACDs in 2013 and from CEDR in early 2014.

Paul appears in arbitrations, before tribunals and in the all High Courts throughout South Africa including the Supreme Court of Appeal.

He has a general commercial practice with an emphasis on banking and financial services, company, property, insurance, insolvency and competition law. He is also admitted to practice in Lesotho and appears in Swaziland.

He is has served on many of Group One’s sub-committees was an accredited advocacy trainer for many years. Paul has been an oral examiner for the Bar “civil trial” examination since 1998. He has also held appointments as an acting Judge in the Johannesburg High Court during 2013 and 2014.

His interests include motorcycle racing, mountaineering, water skiing and rowing.