Costs Lawyer – CL1

Salary £25,000 - £45,000
Job Type Permanent
Location Southampton

My client is looking for a Costs Lawyer/Law Costs draftsperson to join their team in Southampton.

This is an excellent opportunity for somebody looking to develop their career in costs, working in a newly developed team. The role will be varied and will include work from their Clinical Negligence, Personal Injury and Property Litigation teams.


· At least 2 years experience in a similar role
· Experience of drafting bills of costs, cost budgets and dealing with assessment proceedings
· Ability to deal with advocacy at Costs and Case Management Conferences and detailed assessment hearings
· Experience in dealing with legal aid and Court of Protection costs
· A genuine interest in developing a career within legal costs


My client aims to provide our employees with a rewarding career and work environment with an attractive and flexible benefits scheme, as part of supporting the importance of work/life balance. Benefits available to you include a Lifestyle Hour – a discretionary benefit to provide a fully flexible time slot for employees to take an additional hour away from work on a weekly basis.

My client is one of the UK's fastest growing law firms. They believe in helping their clients and people achieve their ambitions, unlocking new and exciting opportunities. Their team of business and legal advisors are motivated by understanding clients' goals and collaborating with them and other advisers to deliver solutions. They are on an exciting journey to become their clients' most trusted advisor, enabling them to achieve their ambitions.

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal and Financial Recruitment.

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Job Title: Costs Lawyer - CL1
Job Reference: Cl1

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