Ref: EM43634 Job Title: LAW COSTS DRAFTSPER Description: LAW COSTS - BIRMINGHAM - Law Costs Drafts - A cracking opportunity in Costs Drafting / Negotiating with a major national firm legal 500 law firm . -



LAW COSTS DRAFTSPERSON - BIRMINGHAM -Legal 500 Law firm

Law Costs Draftsperson -

We have an outstanding new position for a Law Costs Drafts Person to join a major national firm in Birmingham.



The Team:

The team handles cost negotiations for a number of clients, dealing with both pre-litigated and litigated matters. the client offers a full-service including advice and file handling in relation to claims of all sizes, drafting points of dispute or replies, all aspects of cost budgeting, drafting skeleton arguments on technical challenges, drawing bills of costs, negotiating settlements, attending detailed assessment hearings and dealing with part 8 cost procedures.

The role:

Your key duties will be:

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handling receiving party costs matters and drafting bills of costs
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drafting points of replies
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drafting Precedent H cost budgets
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advocacy at cost management hearings and / or detailed assessment hearings
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managing a caseload of files
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formulating offers and negotiating settlements
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dealing with general correspondence
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handling telephone calls, and handling queries and enquiries where appropriate
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drafting schedules of costs

Skills and experience you will have:

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a minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar role, experience gained from within a Claimant role is preferable
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experience in drafting bills of costs
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experience in drafting costs budgets
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strong numerical ability



The Firm embrace agile working and offer a blended approach to where and how employee work



Salary -£30,000-£45,000



Role 43634

Apply Below or contact Ellie at Austen Lloyd as soon as possible on 01275 463 111 in absolute Confidence, Ref: Legal Vacancies/Law Jobs, Reference : EM 43634 (Law Costs Draftsperson Costs Negotiator - Birmingham):
Job Type: Permanent Role/Level: Solicitor Location: Birmingham Industry: Costs Start Date: ASAP Contact Name: Austen Lloyd Contact Email: info@austenlloyd.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01275 463 111 Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum Application Email: cwills.80298.6256@austenlloyd.aplitrak.com Apply Now