Name: Samantha-Jayne Wilson
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Costs Drafting History: 12 years
Qualifications: LLB Law, LPC and Costs Lawyer
After falling into the world of Costs accidently Samantha spent many years working in the Inter Partes realm drafting Detailed Bill of Costs and negotiations for both Receiving and Paying Parties. This included drafting Points of Dispute and Points of Replies.
In 2016 Samantha qualified as a Cost Lawyer.
After spending 6 years in the North West, Samantha moved back to the sunnier North East and made the jump from Inter Partes work to Legal Aid work, drafting CCMS claims in XML formats, submitting claims to CCMS, Court Assessed Bills and Post Assessment Claims, including EX80A and EX80B. This included Care, Private Children, Other Public Law, Family, Housing, Court of Protection, Housing, Finance, Judicial Review and Immigration.
Profile: In her spare time Samantha enjoys going on adventures with her Husband to be and her two dogs in her beloved VW T5 Camper, walking and Mountain Biking.
Claim to Fame: Samantha is double jointed.
Favourite TV Genre: Samantha would rather read a book. Favourite book are ‘Once’ and ‘The Secrets of Crickley Hall’ by James Herbert.