Law Costs Draftsperson (maternity cover)-Southampton

England, Hampshire
11 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Emily Lonsdale
Job Title
Costs Drafting
Contract Type
Full Time

Opportunity for a Law Costs Draftsperson to join a leading UK firm

Our client is looking for a Law Costs Draftsperson to provide maternity cover in their Southampton office. The firm is one of the UK's leading firms and has offices in London, Thames Valley and the South Coast region. The successful candidate will work alongside experienced draftspersons on a fixed term contract covering maternity. There is potential for this role to become permanent. The work includes working on behalf of both the paying and receiving party handling a large range of cases from clinical negligence to commercial litigation. Duties will be varied and include: preparing straightforward and complex Bills of Costs, Points of Dispute, Replies to Points of Dispute and Costs Budgets. The firm offers excellent rate of pay and genuine progression.

Role Requirements:

-Experience in a similar position for a minimum of 2 years
-Fully competent in costs law
-Able to demonstrate excellent drafting, advocacy and negotiation skills
-Excellent communication skills
-IT literate

Don't miss out on the opportunity to develop your career with this leading UK firm. For further details and to apply please contact Emily at Chadwick Nott.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.