Costs Draftsman

  • Job Reference: COP3689690
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Keywords: costs, bills, draftsman, family, legal aid

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent Cost Draftsman to join a law firm in Lancashire within their family department. The client has been practicing in Lancashire for over 125 years and has grown to become one of the leading firms in the area.

The client is looking for the following:

  • Ability to draft bills effectively
  • Ability to deal with issues that arise out of Family Law
  • Knowledge of Legal Aid Agency matters
  • Using CCMS

Duties include:

  • Both paying and receiving parties' costs
  • Regularly preparing bills, schedules, statements, estimates, points of dispute and replies
  • Providing expert advice and advocacy services
  • Providing advice on the entire lifecycle of a case to ensure maximum recovery is achieved

The successful candidate will ideally have 3 years relevant experience within a costs department of a legal practice in family law.

For further information, please contact Christina Panagiotou. We look forward to your application.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care. Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

Keywords: costs, bills, draftsman, family, legal aid

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.