Mark is a partner and head of the Real Estate Practice at Webber Wentzel. He was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer. He served articles with Hathorn Cameron and Co in Pietermaritzburg where he was a partner until 1999.
He joined Solomon Nicolson Rein and Verster Inc in 1999. In 2004 Mark became the senior partner of Solomon Nicolson Rein and Verster Inc a position which he held until May 2007 when he Joined Webber Wentzel.
Mark served on the executive committee of the Pretoria Attorneys Association from 2004 to 2007. During this time he also served as the chairman of the Property Committee of the Association.
Areas of expertise
Property law and conveyancing including township establishment, subdivisions, consolidations, opening of sectional title schemes (including mixed use schemes), commercial finance mortgage and notarial bonds
Acting for De Beers Consolidated Mines Limited in regard to certain property law aspects of the disposal of its Finsch diamond mine (the second largest diamond mine in South Africa by production) to Petra Diamonds Limited for ZAR1,425 billion.
Clearance certificate debacle