Our client, a highly regarded London-based solicitors specialising in crime, family law and human rights have an opening for a criminal legal aid biller to join their criminal team.
You will be working within a team of 8 responsible for the following: -
Billing and submitting Legal Help (controlled work) files to the LAA.
Preparing bills for Inquests.
Organising the files to go out to the cost drafters following the workflow in proclaim and updating the spreadsheet accordingly on a daily basis. Sending approved bills for Service.
Checking Bills of Costs.
Drafting Schedules of Costs to strict deadlines.
Working closely with team members and assisting with any other tasks and ad hoc duties as well as providing cover when necessary.
Previous Legal Aid/Legal Help criminal billing experience gained within a law firm.
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Career Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this permanent role on behalf of one of its clients.