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Costs Draftsman

£42,000 - £50,000

Flexible Hybrid Role  £42K-£50K

Working for a highly renowned Legal Costs consultancy with a diverse client base, great team and lovely offices  - my client are looking to recruit an experienced Costs Draftsman 5 years + relevant experience

Your role will entail:

  • Manage a costs caseload of claimant/defendant costs files

  • Judical reviews

  • Dealing with claims / cases against police authorities

  • Advise on and prepare claims for costs from public funds (Legal Aid)

  • Liaise with external agencies such as the Legal Aid Agency

  • Prepare costs budgets and advise on costs budgets presented by an opposing party

  • Draft bills of costs and schedules of costs

  • Negotiate on cost offers

  • Attend costs assessments and advocate at costs-related hearings

  • Act as a costs mediator or arbitrator in costs disputes, advising on disputes between solicitors and their clients

 

To apply you must have a minimum of 5 years + recent and relevant experience

 

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