Law Costs Draftsman

Location
England, Hampshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
24 May 2018
Closes
21 Jun 2018
Ref
GJ1933
Contact
Gemma Jones
Sector/Practice Area
Other
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent

Junior Law Costs Draftsman, Hampshire, 6 months up to 2 years - A rare opportunity for an Assistant Law Costs Draftsman to join the established costs team which is fully involved with supporting the functionality of a growing department. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.

JOB TITLE: Law Costs Draftsman

PQE REQUIRED: 6 months up to 2 years

LOCATION: Hampshire

SALARY: Competitive

THE ROLE:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a strong costs team and work alongside experienced draftsmen in a leading law firm. You will be required to draft bills, budgets, statements of costs, points of dispute and replies, advise and negotiate settlement of costs, develop an understanding of costs law and costs recovery, develop an understanding of Conditional Fee Agreements and develop a knowledge of the CPR, contributing to firm wide costs training.

THE CANDIDATE:

This office based role will suit a candidate who is capable of contributing to a fee-earning team, meeting deadlines, managing several cases together, and is capable of supporting the needs of the firm's internal clients. Candidates should be able to demonstrate a commitment to personal professional development. The role will consist of working on personal injury and clinical negligence cases, commercial litigation cases, court of protection, real estate and insolvency. The role is considered suitable for a candidate with 6 months to 2 years' experience within a law firm. Minimal educational requirement is likely to consist of a balance of experience and formal educational qualifications.

THE FIRM:

A leading practice in Hampshire, offering a great working environment where your colleagues support and encourage you.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Gemma Jones at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email gemma.jones@enllegal.co.uk. Or contact us via LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Costs Solicitors that may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).