Billings Clerk

  • Location

    Croydon, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Law Practice

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  • Contact:

    Matthew Heard

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Legal Billings Clerk

£20,000 - £25,000

East Croydon

The Firm

Our client is a multi-sited law firm with offices in London, Essex, Surrey, Kent, Sussex, West Sussex and Somerset, who are continuing to grow. They currently have 75 Partners, 167 qualified Solicitors and 292 Fee Earners (including Trainees and Paralegals). Their mission is to make quality legal services accessible to everyone. They aspire to have more specialist solicitors, in more areas of law, in more offices, on more high streets, speaking more languages and accessible in more ways than any other firm in the country. The firm are now looking to recruit a Billings Clerk for their Crime and Extradition department.

The Role

Although your work will cover Crime and Extradition matters, you will be working in their East Croydon office, working closely with a member of the finance team.

Main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Preparing CRM6’s, CRM7’s, CRM11’s, LF1’s, LF2’s, AF1’s and AF2’s
  • Preparing ex post facto bills (e.g. Section 36 appointments or confiscation bills)
  • Monthly submissions to the Legal Aid Agency

What you will need?

  • Previous experience working as a Billings Clerk
  • Experience with Legal Aid billing
  • Good knowledge of reading client ledgers
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Must be IT literate
  • Knowledge of the regulations regarding aspects of Criminal bills (Criminal Bills Assessment manual)


If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Matthew Heard at or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642565 (office hours) or 07887523228 (out of office hours).

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