Renatas Girdziusas, Costs Consultant
Renatas Girdziusas is a Costs Consultant and the Practice Manager for the Burcher Jennings Birmingham office.
Renatas has a range of legal costing experience, developed both in-house and as part of a dedicated costs practice. Renatas gained a Finance and Banking B.Sc. (Hons) from the London School of Economics and Political Science, he is a Costs Lawyer and holds numerous computer programming qualifications.
Renatas is renowned for his broad skillset, which brings together two essential components: 12 years of legal costing experience and technical expertise that enables him to identify unique opportunities for innovation and improvement. This mix of financial, mathematical, legal and programming gives Renatas a uniquely forward thinking focus that has seen him pioneer innovative changes to the costs sector, its systems and processes, such as programming his own costs drafting software.
The legal costing experience that Renatas brings to the firm is solid and substantial. He has successfully led a costs drafting team and has played a key role in the growth and development of a City costs practice. His work has involved some of the largest and most complex cases, dealing with a broad range of high value personal injury, clinical negligence, financial, industrial disease, payment protection insurance, professional negligence and different legal aid claims. He has substantial experience in preparing costs budgets, statements of costs, bills of costs, Replies, Points of Dispute and Applications, negotiating and attending court at both County Court and High Court level.
Renatas is a unique talent at Burcher Jennings, with experience of using technology and innovative improvements to offer benefits of efficiency and scalability, both to the firm and our clients. With proven managerial experience, as well as client focus, he is an important part of the Burcher Jennings team.