Professionally analyse and scrutinise incoming bills of costs including liability for payment.
Represent firm at the Office of the Legal Costs Adjudicator or other appropriate forum or by way of negotiation of costs and/ or the presentation of oral or written submissions necessarily required or directed.
Liaise with external panel solicitors and legal advisers and relevant Government Agencies taking instructions for the purpose of opposing bills of costs and dealing with all aspects of legal costs related queries.
Management of a large caseload comprising a variety of costs claims
Provision of reports and statistical data as required
Providing full support to the Head of Legal Costs, In-house Solicitors and Claims Management teams.
Supporting a culture of continuous improvement to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the Legal Costs Unit.