Careers with Burcher Jennings

Current vacancies

Job summary
We are looking for a client facing costs draftsman to undertake a variety of civil inter partes costs drafting activities. You will be working as part of a small team in our Manchester office and will be under the supervision of a Senior Costs Lawyer. Salary will be dependent on experience.

Requirements

  • Proficiency in drafting bills of costs, budgets, points of dispute and replies to points of dispute.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role.
  • Proven experience of handling own negotiations case load.
  • Working knowledge of CostsMaster or similar drafting software.
  • Ability to work under pressure of multiple deadlines.
  • Excellent client care skills and ability to deal with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Previous advocacy experience would be an advantage.

Applications should be by cv and covering letter and should be emailed to michelle.barron@burcherjennings.com