Law Costs Draftsman

Location
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
Salary
£18000 - £32000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
21 Feb 2019
Closes
21 Mar 2019
Ref
LW6646
Contact
Luke Whatmough
Position
Paralegal, Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Law Costs Draftsman / Negotiator

South Yorkshire

Top 50 Defendant firm.

A Law Costs Draftsman wanted for exiting opportunity with a Top 50 international full-service law firm at their office in their South Yorkshire offices. Salary is negotiable & depending on experience.

Due to continued expansion and implementation of a new team, my client is looking for a Law Costs Draftsman/Negotiator, the team acts for a wide variety of clients ranging from large insurers to local authorities and large corporate self-insurers.

The workload is preparation of Bills of Costs for Detailed Assessment arising out Personal Injury/Clinical Negligence and general costs insurance matters ranging from small to high value claims. OR Negotiation within the same.

You will have previous experience preparing Statements of Costs for Summary Assessment, Schedules and Costs and Costs Budgets. Other duties include negotiation and settlement of legal costs, preparing Points of Dispute and Replies, preparing applications for Interim Costs Certificates and preparing hearing bundles for Detailed Assessment.

Applications are invited from draftsman AND/OR Negotiators as the requirement is varied.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a top 50 UK firm of Solicitors with a worldwide network of offices. They are committed to investing in their staff and not only offer a genuine career path but a comprehensive range of benefits. You will enjoy a vibrant working environment where you will be encouraged, supported and rewarded well.

Apply now for immediate consideration for a Costs Draftsman / Costs Negotiator opportunity with a leading firm in a competitive market.

Please contact Luke Whatmough Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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