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Costs Lawyers and Costs Draftsmen

Synergy Costs Ltd

Company No. 9308504
Tel: 029 2066 5788
Fax: 029 2022 5402
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DX:33043 Cardiff 1

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Immediate vacancies for experienced Costs Lawyers/Costs Draftsmen

If you are an experienced, motivated and professional Costs Lawyer/Costs Draftsman, looking for an opportunity within Cardiff, we invite your application by CV, together with a covering letter.

Employed and Consultancy positions are available. We are looking for individuals with a minimum of six years’ experience, although exceptional candidates will be considered. Membership of the ACL will be advantageous and salary is negotiable and dependent upon experience.

Main responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation of bills of costs in inter partes and legally aided matters
  • Drafting Points of Dispute and Replies
  • Efficient management of an active case load to ensure that negotiations are concluded within specified time scales/ service level agreements, whilst ensuring that costs recovery is maximised to client satisfaction
  • Preparation of Costs Budgets and Budget Discussion Reports
  • Advocacy – both within detailed assessment and costs management proceedings


The ideal individual will therefore be organised, efficient, pro-active, motivated and reliable. Time management skills, together with the ability to focus and work accurately to strict deadlines is essential. Excellent communication skills are required together with a good working knowledge of the relevant Civil Procedure Rules and Case Law. The ability to work well as an individual and within a team environment is a necessity, together with the ability to show initiative. Strong IT skills are also required and familiarity with CostsMaster would be a distinct advantage.

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We offer you direct e-mail and telephone contact with the costs professional and, unlike other firms, we do not delegate bill drafting, negotiations and advocacy to different departments or staff.

 

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Our comprehensive knowledge means that we are able to provide you with a full costing service and assist with recovery of your fees.

 

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Fast, efficient and comprehensive services

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We pride ourselves on our attention to detail and we aim to turn multi track files around within 15 working days. Costs budgets and fast track claims are usually dealt with within 10 working days. We offer a free courier service to local areas on Tuesdays and Thursdays.