Name: Liam Fernihough
Qualifications: Law Degree & LPC
Cost Drafting Experience: Liam started his career in costs drafting in June 2012 after finishing his degree.
After finishing his Law degree and LPC at LJMU, Liam trained as a Law Costs Draftsman at an external cost drafting company in Warrington. From there, he went on to work in a busy in-house costing department for a firm of Solicitors in Liverpool City Centre, dealing largely with inter partes RTA’s, EL, PL and Clinical Negligence claims. He spent a year in-house before moving to Derby and again working externally, where he gained experience in a variety of Legal Aid billing, such as immigration, housing, care and family cases. He also continued to deal with a wide range of inter partes bills, preparing Replies to Points of Dispute, setting down matters for provisional/detailed assessment and completing post-assessment work.
Profile: Liam has a young family who keeps him on his toes. When he gets time he enjoys playing/watching all sport, in particular football, cricket and tennis. He also enjoys endurance sports and has completed various triathlons and half-marathons/marathons.
Claim to fame: Not a claim to fame but something you wouldn’t know about Liam – He lived in Australia for 6 years when he was growing up and his Mum, Dad and two brothers still live out there in Melbourne.
Favourite film/TV genre: Crime drama/documentaries or whatever is trending on Netflix.