After successfully bringing on 7 trainees in 2021, several of which have now been signed off, we are so excited to bring on our January 2022 Trainee Costs Draftsperson Cohort, which is our 3rd cohort of trainees. Our Director and Training Coordinator, Rebecca Bidwell, is proud to have developed the training programme to where it is now and looks forward to working with our new trainees in the coming months.

We have successfully recruited 4 trainees and a Costs Lawyer out of the hundreds that applied for the position, keep an eye on our blog and social media to follow their progress.

Law Costs Draftsperson

Leanne is based in Northumberland and has a BA in English with Language Pathway. She loves fantasy films and TV, such as Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones. Leanne is a mother of two, and writer/director/chairperson of an amateur Pantomime Society. In her spare time she enjoys gaming with her eldest son and husband.

Law Costs Draftsperson

Rebecca is from Derbyshire and has A levels in Physical Education and Biology. She enjoys watching Thriller films and true crime documentaries. Rebecca likes learning new skills and is currently into upcycling furniture, alongside brushing up her German language skills. She loves spending time with her child and two cats when at home and is a qualified fitness instructor.

Law Costs Draftsperson

Jessica is based in Derbyshire and has a BSc Hons in Criminology (1st Class). She currently lives with her partner and two cats. In her spare time she enjoys reading, gaming and fitness. She is also a a Grade 5 Flautist.

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May is based in Derbyshire and has a BA Hons in Media and Communications and a triple distinction National Diploma in Photography. She spent a couple of years travelling around Australia and even swam with sharks whilst there. May previously worked as an accounts assistant in the television industry and her hobbies include crochet, walking and travel.

Costs Lawyer

Zobia is based in Greater Manchester, she has a LLB Hons Law Degree and has completed the ACLT Costs Lawyer training programme. She has been costing since 2019 and will be joining our Inter Partes team. Zobia likes to stay active and enjoys attending group PT sessions at the gym. She regularly babysits her 3 nephews and always has lots of fun, but admits the best part is handing them back to their parents (peace at last)!!