Trainee Law Costs Draftsman

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Sheffield
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Trainee Law Costs Draftsman,

South Yorkshire

Top 50 firm.

Trainee Law Costs Draftsman wanted for exiting opportunity with a Top 50 international full service law firm at their office in Sheffield. Salary is negotiable & depending on experience.

Due to continued expansion, my client is looking for a Trainee Law Costs Draftsman to join their dedicated Costs team, the team acts for a wide variety of clients ranging from large insurers to local authorities and large corporate self insurers.

You will prepare Bills of Costs for Detailed Assessment arising out Personal Injury and general costs insurance matters ranging from small to high value claims. You will have previous experience preparing Statements of Costs for Summary Assessment, Schedules and Costs and Costs Budgets. Other duties include negotiation and settlement of legal costs, preparing Points of Dispute and Replies, preparing applications for Interim Costs Certificates and preparing hearing bundles for Detailed Assessment.

Applications are invitied from law graduates with a strong academic background, experience of costs and/or the legal environment is desirable.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a top 50 UK firm of Solicitors with a worldwide network of offices. They are committed to investing in their staff and not only offer a genuine career path but a comprehensive range of benefits. You will enjoy a vibrant working environment where you will be encouraged, supported and rewarded well.

Apply now for immediate consideration

Please contact Luke Whatmough Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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