Senior Law Costs Draftsman

Location
England, Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
09 Oct 2019
Closes
06 Nov 2019
Ref
16069/CB
Contact
Chris Batten
Sector/Practice Area
Personal Injury
Contract/hours
Full time

We are currently recruiting for a Law Costs Draftsman for a dedicated outsourced costs team working in-house with one of our Top Tier Personal Injury clients in Manchester city centre.

Ideally, you will have 3-4 years law costs experience, the ability to draft bills on Multi Track matters, predominantly on personal injury matters, must have experience of cost budgeting, potentially some advocacy experience and experience of Fixed Costs arguments, useful but not essential.

The role will comprise of the following duties:

Drafting larger bills and budgets

Drafting Replies to Points of Dispute

Negotiation of Costs to settlement

Drafting Budgets and associated documentation

Advocacy

Working to deadlines

Liaising and Reporting to Solicitor Clients

Diary Management

Keeping in constant touch with the clients to ensure communication and continuous workflow.

Use of in-house case management system

Keeping up to date with regulatory changes

Research using internal and external resources

The successful candidate will have previous experienceof running a busy workload. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and proven ability to work to deadlines. A keen eye to detail, excellent organisation skills and willingness to learn are paramount

If you are interested then please get in touch with Chris Batten at RBUK Legal for further details on 0161 457 2199

RBUK Legal Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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