Suspensions/Cancellations of practising certificate

John Bernard Costigan

On 28 March 2013 the Honourable Justice Garling of the Supreme Court of New South Wales ordered that, pursuant to section 720 of the Legal Profession Act 2004, John Bernard Costigan be, and hereby is, restrained from engaging in legal practice in contravention of section 14 of the Legal Profession Act 2004.

See Council of the NSW Bar Association v Costigan [2013] NSWSC 339

On 4 December 2013, the Court of Appeal ordered that the name of John Bernard Costigan be removed be removed from the Roll of Local Lawyers (see Council of the New South Wales Bar Association v Costigan [2013] NSWCA 407