Senior Costs Draftsman

England, London
£30000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
21 Feb 2019
21 Mar 2019
Luke Whatmough
Practice area
Advocacy, Personal injury
Paralegal, Solicitor
Full time
Contract type

Senior Costs Lawyer/Draftsman

Central London

Salary Negotiable

An experienced Senior Costs Lawyer/Draftsman is wanted to hit the ground running on department with a top 100 UK law firm. A challenging and varied opportunity the Senior Costs Draftsman will be responsible for a range of high value matters to include various personal injury and Clinical negligence work.

Applications are invited from successful Costs Lawyers with a combination of strong technical skills and a nose for a business opportunity. Excellent London based opportunity with salary negotiable and dependent on experience. The role will involve some "passing on of knowledge" but is not supervisory.

The successful candidate will be expected to hit the ground running in a successful environment, providing dedicated costs support for litigation lawyers across several UK based offices. Responsible for the management of a complex, high value caseload the individual will be drafting points of dispute, schedules of costs, bills of costs/budgets, negotiating costs to settlement and by the provision of additional supporting services such as managing and attending CCMCs/detailed assessment hearings where instructed to do so by lawyers with conduct of the file.

Applications are invited from ambitious Costs Lawyers (or equivalent) looking for an opportunity to work with a quality legal product that still has lots of room for growth both internally and externally. Candidates will be strong technically and possess the ability to see a cost matter through the cycle including the drafting of high value and complex bills up and Advocacy at detailed assessment hearings.

Apply now for immediate consideration; excellent Central London based opportunity.

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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