ACS are now recruiting a Cost Draftsperson to work in a law firm based in Birkenhead. The position will involve working within the firms Technical Costs Team dealing predominantly with RTA cases including Multi-Track and Fixed Costs Disputes.

Key Duties

  • Dealing with Fixed Costs Disputes
  • Taking files to Provisional/Detailed Assessment
  • Preparing N260 Costs Schedules
  • Drafting Estimates of Costs
  • Preparing Points of Dispute/Replies
  • Negotiating costs generally with own case load
  • Attending hearings including Detailed Assessments and CCMC
  • Provide costs advice/guidance to fee earners as and when required
  • Complete post Assessment work including agreeing figures and concluding Assessment process
  • Drafting of bills of costs (Electronic & Paper)
  • Preparing Precedent H Budgets
  • Dealing with Part 8 matters




  • Excellent knowledge of CPR and Case law
  • Experience of preparing New Electronic Bills a must
  • Track record of dealing with high value Multi-Track cases
  • Ability to deal with third party solicitors and insurers on a day-to-day basis
  • Able to maintain the highest client care standards
  • Experience with working within a team environment
  • Ability to prioritise workloads
  • Min of 3 years’ experience as a Costs Draftsperson/Costs Lawyer
  • Knowledge of Case Management Systems, training will be given
  • Good knowledge of IT working with Word and Excel

For more information on this role please contact [email protected]