Legal Aid Cost Draftsman
I am working with a Legal 500 listed law firm who are looking for an experienced individual with expertise in Family Legal Aid work.
It is essential that you have a good knowledge of Legal Aid schemes and the changes that publicly funded family law has seen in recent years.
The right candidate will need to have a good technical knowledge and plenty of experience of drafting claims. Confident negotiation and communication skills will be important and you will be able to work unsupervised on the drafting of claims, interim costs and preparation of reports. The firm are looking for a confident and assured individual who is able to hit the ground running.
First class client relationship and team building skills are also important, along with the confidence to challenge as necessary.
Analytical skills and attention to detail are essential. Candidate must consistently produce work which is highly accurate and well-presented.
Experience of working in Costs or an associated position, working either in-house or for an external supplier of costs drafting services in desirable
Salary will be commensurate with experience.
If you would like to hear more about this role, please contact Samey Haider at QED Legal for a confidential chat.