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about 1 month ago
BCL Legal
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Location: Manchester
Job type: Permanent
Job sector: Private Practice
Experience: Non-qualified
Contact: Clara Rogers
Sector: Personal Injury
Category: Law Costs Negotiator Jobs

Costs Negotiator

A fantastic opportunity for a law costs negotiator to join a well established law firm based in Manchester.

The costs department is a recognised market leader in third party costs legal cost negotiation.

The role will involve handling a variety of claims for costs covering a mixture of personal injury claims including motor, casualty and catastrophic injury. The team deal with costs ranging from fixed fees in MOJ portal cases right through to multi-million large loss cases.

Main Responsibilities:
- Costs budgeting, reviewing client files, drafting points of dispute and replies, negotiating costs and day to day management of a varied caseload.
- You will run and manage a caseload of up to 150 costs files.
- Ensure that all cases are dealt with in compliance with Solicitors' Accounts Rules and Law Society Practice Management Standards.
- You will attend court on costs hearings.
- Assist partners and senior fee earners with complex cases.

The successful candidate will:
- Have at least 1 year experience of legal costs negotiation.
- Be able to handle a full lifecycle of costs matters.
- Have proven negotiation skills.
- Competent using case management systems.
- Demonstrate strong IT skills, experience in using specialist costs software packages.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.


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