Position: Law Costs Draftsperson and Manager
Location: Wakefield (Hybrid Model)
Salary: £35,000 – £65,000 per annum
About the Role:
Join one of the UK’s most distinguished claimant law costs teams. We are actively seeking a seasoned Law Costs Draftsperson to be a pivotal part of a close-knit team that consistently delivers top-tier work and handles panel assignments from the UK’s leading insurers. The successful candidate will be tasked with managing a significant multi-track costs caseload focused on Catastrophic Injury claims.
- Comprehensive training and professional development opportunities.
- Support with ACL funding and qualification.
- Competitive salary package reaching up to £65,000.
- Opportunities to mould and lead a dedicated team.
- Potential pathway to directorship.
- Hybrid working model allowing 4 days of remote work per week.
- Drafting detailed Budgets, Points of Dispute, Bills, Schedules of Costs, and other pivotal legal documents.
- Leading cost negotiations, showcasing advocacy skills, and attending hearings.
- Handling high-calibre cost matters, often exceeding £150,000.
- Exploring opportunities to diversify skills into other costs teams, including commercial litigation.
About the Team:
Our dynamic team has a strong presence across the North England, allowing for the flexibility to work in a hybrid manner. The firm champion professional growth, encouraging their members to undertake complex assignments and progressively take on leadership roles. At this firm, there’s a clear trajectory for those eager to ascend into management or even partnership positions. They are also deeply committed to fostering career development and offer a stimulating work environment.
- Flexible hybrid work model with 3 days of remote work per week.
- Tailored benefits scheme, enabling personal customization.
- Attractive bonus scheme.
To gather further insights about this position or to express interest, kindly reach out to Rob Addy at CRA Consulting for a discreet conversation.