House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 2 September 2019

Costa, Alberto (South Leicestershire)

Costa, Alberto (South Leicestershire)

1. Employment and earnings

From 1 October 2015 until 18 July 2019, Consultant Solicitor with Nicholas Woolf and Co. Solicitors, 87 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1ET. I received £834 per month. Hours: up to 4 hrs per week. (Registered 22 October 2015; updated 23 July 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: APPG on Italy
Address of donor: c/o House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): for myself and a staff member, Eurostar ticket change and upgrade (£394); for the staff member, return Eurostar ticket (£292.70) and hotel costs (£166) ; total value £852.70
Destination of visit: Brussels
Dates of visit: 18-19 July 2019
Purpose of visit: To lead British Parliamentary Emergency Taskforce on Citizens’ Rights at a meeting with Michel Barnier, the EU Chief Negotiator, at the European Union Commission in Brussels.
(Registered 23 July 2019)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Flats in Glasgow and London, the latter owned jointly with my wife: (i) and (from June 2016) (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 28 June 2016 and 11 October 2016)

8. Miscellaneous

From 18 July 2019, non-practising solicitor in England and Wales; member of the Law Society of England and Wales. (Registered 22 October 2015; updated 23 July 2019)

From 31 October 2016, non-practising solicitor and notary public in Scotland. (Registered 22 October 2015; updated 9 November 2016)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

I employ my spouse, Dr Maria Costa, as part-time Office Manager. (Registered 20 April 2016)


Prepared 3rd September 2019