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Experienced Costs Draftsperson / Costs Lawyer – Manchester or Liverpool Offices

We are working alongside our client, a top tier and award-winning firm, to find an exceptional Costs Draftsperson or Costs Lawyer to join their team.
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Experienced Costs Draftsperson / Costs Lawyer – Manchester or Liverpool Offices

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Job Detail

  • Job Ref CT/07/01
  • Salary Competitive
  • Experience Level 2- 5 YRS PQE
  • Practice Area Litigation

Job Description

We are working alongside our client, a top tier and award-winning firm, to find an exceptional Costs Draftsperson or Costs Lawyer to join their team.

You will be joining like-minded and experienced costs litigation professionals based nationally with extensive experience of dealing with high value costs ligation, costs budgeting, appeals, group litigation and technical challenges.

This opportunity would suit a self-starting proactive individual that is happy to work independently with minimal supervision, alongside working with a team when required.

The role can be housed in either the Manchester or Liverpool offices, both with central locations and ease of commutability with stations near-by.

The Role:

  • To provide dedicated costs support for litigation lawyers across several UK and International offices.
  • Responsible for the management of a caseload including schedules of costs, bills of costs/budgets and negotiating costs to settlement.
  • Dealing predominantly with adverse costs claims on multi track matters.

Requirements:

  • Experience working as a Costs Draftsperson handling your own caseload.
  • Have the confidence to work autonomously, working on files from start to finish.
  • Experience of drafting points of dispute, points of reply.
  • IT literate, particularly Microsoft Office.
  • Up to date knowledge of the CPR and legislation.
  • Excellent communication, organisation, and research skills
  • Adherence to guidelines and procedures
  • A flexible approach to work

Process:

  • All enquiries treated in the strictest confidence.
  • Contact us now to discuss the role or for a general chat about the North/ North West markets.