Legal Aid Costs Draftsman
This firm are leaders in the market, with offices across Birmingham, London, Hertfordshire, Harlow and more. They are multi service, with particular excellence in Legal Aid, Family, Property and Litigation work; they are ranked highly in the Legal 500 in multiple areas of the UK for the work they do. The majority of people at the firm have been there for 10+ years and have a wealth of experience and knowledge in their fields.
Because the firm is growing, they are looking for a Family Legal Aid Costs Draftsman for their North London office.
You roles will include: providing direct support to the Finance Director and Head of Family, preparing and submitting claims for costs for assessment and payment within the desired timescales, providing guidance, advice and supervision to any clerks helping with the workload, production of bills for assessment by the Court, drafting PODs and replies, drafting and submitting high cost case plans to the LAA, completing post-assessment work, completing final Claim 1s for payment by the Legal Aid Agency, preparing interim bills, appeal LAA assessments as required and much more.
This is an exciting opportunity, with lots of hands on involvement and potential for progression going forwards. Culturally, the firm are excellent, you will join a supportive, friendly and commercially minded practice.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a Legal Aid Family Costs Draftsman to join a leading, Legal 500 recognised law firm in North London.
Apply now for immediate consideration.