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Costs Draftsman

Costs Draftsman

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Location:
Sheffield and South Yorkshire
Salary:
£26,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
AO/48463/LH

Description

Costs Draftsperson, Sheffield

A costs draftsperson is required to join a legal 500 firm in Sheffield. This firm is full service, and has an excellent reputation across both business and personal legal services.

You will join a costs team who turn over recovery of c.?100m of the firm's fees per annum and the preparation of around 2000 bills for detailed assessment per year. You will have the opportunity to deal with high value bills, some in excess of ?1m.

You will deal with files across a range of disciplines and prepare costs claims for submission to opposing solicitors or courts. Dependant on your experience, you may undertake negotiations and possibly have some involvement with advocacy.

The ideal candidate for this Costs Draftsperson role in Sheffield will have:

- A minimum of 18 months experience in Costs
- A Law Costs Drafting Qualification ALCD (or be studying towards this)
- IT literacy (essential)

In return, you will have the opportunity to undertake further training; studying for professional qualifications is encouraged at this firm. You will also receive a competitive package which boasts a range of employee benefits.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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