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Austen Lloyd
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£25000 - £50000 per annum
Closing date
28 Feb 2021

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Practice area
1 year, 2 years, 4 years, 7 years+
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LAW COSTS - BIRMINGHAM - Law Costs Drafts - A cracking opportunity in Costs Drafting / Negotiating with a major national firm. -


Law Costs Draftsperson -

We have an outstanding new position for a Law Costs Drafts Person to join a major national firm in Birmingham.

If you are an ambitious and flexible team member who is able to demonstrate solid experience in Law Cost Drafts work, then this could be a very interesting opportunity.

Your key duties will be:

Handling receiving party costs matters and drafting bills of costs

Drafting points of replies

Drafting Precedent H cost budgets

Advocacy at cost management hearings and / or detailed assessment hearings

Managing a caseload of files

Formulating offers and negotiating settlements

Dealing with general correspondence

Handling telephone calls, and handling queries and enquiries where appropriate

Drafting schedules of costs

Key competencies you will need:

A strong commitment to the principles of good customer service and an enthusiasm to develop a career in the field of costs work

Excellent attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy

The ability to prioritise your workload

Commitment and a team player approach with the ability to work in a busy team

Excellent communication skills over the phone and in person

You should have the ability to work with a good deal of autonomy, with assistance from the more senior team members when required. You should be commercially minded with good attention to detail.

Role 42351

Apply Below or contact Ellie at Austen Lloyd as soon as possible on 01275 463 111 in absolute Confidence, Ref: Legal Vacancies/Law Jobs, Reference : EM 42351(Law Costs Draftsperson Costs Negotiator - Birmingham):


Austen Lloyd Legal Recruitment

Austen Lloyd is a bespoke legal recruitment business specialising in the placement of lawyers at all levels from newly qualified to partnership, in private practice and in-house.

We have an excellent reputation dealing with a wide spectrum of clients, from major national firms to many smaller high street law firms.

We have the connections to assist you to stand out from the crowd.

We listen to our candidates. We understand the importance of your goals and aspirations. We are here to make those aspirations a reality. Your next career step is always an important decision. We will guide you through the recruitment process, bringing you the latest vacancies and assisting you to find the perfect career step. We can provide independent expert advice on all aspects of your job search.

You will find our staff approachable and friendly, with in-depth knowledge and advice, as well as being highly professional. Confidentiality is a very important aspect of our service and you can be sure of our high standards of integrity at all times. Our reputation is very important to us. This is based on building strong relationships.

It is this attention to service and quality that sets us at Austen Lloyd apart from the others.

We advertise a select few of our opportunities here. We have many other excellent specialist legal roles. We recommend that you contact us to register your interest and ensure that you are informed of new and suitable positions as soon as they arise.

For an initial discussion regarding any of the vacancies we have, please contact our consultants at Austen Lloyd Legal Recruitment Tel: 01275 463111 or alternatively send your CV to


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