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Costs Lawyer

Salary: £DOE

Role

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years PQE experience drafting Court of Protection Bills of Costs, Interprets Bills of Costs, Replies and (when required) Costs Budgets. The candidate must be an effective professional communicator both in person and on the telephone.

Team Structure

1 x Director

2 x Costs Lawyer

1 x Costs Paralegal

Main purpose of the role            

A challenging and varied role in an established department with responsibility for a range of costs matters including (but not exhaustively); Court of Protection, Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Industrial Disease, Corporate Recovery and Dispute Resolution.

Experience / Attributes required              

  1. Considered application to his /her work
  2. Founded understanding of CPR and SRA regulations
  3. Keen to develop in the role
  4. Proven administrative skills within a professional legal environment
  5. Excellent with figures
  6. Good verbal and written communication skills
  7. Good interpersonal skills
  8. Work effectively in a team and with own initiative
  9. Highly responsible and organised

Work Type         

  1. Preparing bills of costs, replies and costs budgets
  2. Preparing files for assessment (COP, provisional and detailed)
  3. Assisting the Director on complex high value costs matters
  4. Advocacy when required

Benefits              

  1. 25 days holiday
  2. Pension scheme with a 3% employer contribution
  3. Life Assurance - 5 x final salary
  4. Season ticket loan
  5. Cycle Scheme

Other information          

Boyes Turner LLP is a successful and respected Commercial Law & Private Client firm, named in both Legal 500 and Chambers guides.  Excellent working conditions and a modern, forward thinking and friendly team.

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