Ref: MC 37273 Job Title: Costs Paralegal Description: This household name law firm offers an amazing environment to grow and develop. Their training is world class at all levels and is tailored to help you to achieve your goals. Diversity is important to them and the firm is made up of all sorts of backgrounds and cultures. The environment is incredibly supportive and they are careful to develop every individual.



Strong advocates of justice, equality and opportunity, everyone is asked to volunteer time each year to assist with pro bono activities, social justice and community investment. Keen to remain at the cutting edge of technology, they are constantly improving their systems, and predicting how legal work will change in the future.



The role involves providing support to the Costs Draftsperson and you would work under their guidance.



Key responsibilities include:



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Precedent H cost budgets
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Precedent R reports
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Formal bills of costs for detailed assessment
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Statements of costs for summary assessment
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Schedules of costs for interim payment applications
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Points of Dispute and Replies in detailed assessment proceedings
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Instructions or Brief to Counsel
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Obtain and manipulate/format data to assist with costs estimations, for example time breakdowns, fee earner breakdowns, month end reports, and interest calculations, billing guides and recapped breakdowns of invoices. To create, edit and amend spread sheets as requested; inputting, amending and deleting entries, running calculations and linking between spread sheets.



Career path is excellent and this is an incredible long term career opportunity.



If this sounds like the kind of position and firm that may appeal, please apply as soon as possible. matthew.cole@austenlloyd.co.uk; 01275 463111.
Job Type: Permanent Role/Level: Paralegal Location: West Midlands Industry: Costs Start Date: ASAP Contact Name: Austen Lloyd Contact Email: info@austenlloyd.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01275 463 111 Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum Application Email: info@austenlloyd.co.uk Apply Now