• Permanent
  • Wakefield
  • 35000

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.

Key Benefits:

  • 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.

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