Lawyer Mark Johnston established Johnston Legal in 2013.



Mark attended Wollongong High School before studying a combined Commerce Law degree at the University of Wollongong. Mark graduated in 1999 and was admitted as a solicitor in December 1999.


Mark worked as an employed solicitor for a Wollongong law firm from 1999 to 2009 specialising in litigation claims, with a particular emphasis on Personal Injury claims. Other areas of law included Local Court appearances and Employment Law claims, together with general civil litigation disputes.

In 2009 Mark became Manager of a branch office for a Sydney based law firm specialising in compensation claims. He continued in this role until late 2010 when the firm was acquired by a National compensation firm. In 2010 Mark was successful in gaining NSW Law Society Accredited Specialisation in Personal Injury Law.

From 2011 to late 2012 Mark worked as a Senior Associate for a National Compensation firm.

Sports & Community

Mark is a keen sportsman and has played cricket at Sydney first grade level. He continues to play first grade in the Illawarra competition for Keira, a club of which he is a Life Member. He is also President of the Illawarra Cricket Association. Other sporting interests include running (he has run 25 City2Surfs and 2 marathons), touch footy, yoga and watching NRL and AFL.

Johnston Legal is a proud sponsor of Cricket Illawarra, Tech Waratahs Rugby Club, Kembla Joggers, Illawarra Cycle Club and University of Wollongong Hockey Club

Contact Mark on (02) 4225 2677 or send an email enquiry.

Get in Touch

02 4225 2677

Ground Floor, 90 Market St. Wollongong NSW 2500
PO Box 678 Wollongong NSW 2520
DX 27822 Wollongong Court