Cost Draftsperson

ACS re recruiting for a Cost Draftsperson for a law firm in Liverpool.

The role involves dealing predominantly with both adverse costs claims on multi track matters.

This role requires a self-starter with the confidence to work autonomously, working on files from start to finish.

Responsible for the management of a varied caseload the individual will be reviewing bills of costs, drafting points of dispute, drafting schedules of costs, bills of costs/budgets, negotiating costs to settlement, preparing and ideally attending CCMCs/detailed assessment hearings if required.


  • Experience working as a Costs Draftsperson handling your own caseload
  • Experience of commercial and/or clinical negligence costs
  • Up to date knowledge of the CPR and legislation
  • Management of own caseload
  • Experience of drafting points of dispute, points of reply, costs budgets and bills of costs, IT literate, particularly Excel, to include knowledge of using Costsmaster
  • Excellent communication, organisation and research skills
  • Adherence to guidelines and procedures
  • Ability to work as a team and independently
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • A flexible approach to work