Social Welfare Lawyers in the Centre of Birmingham

Vacancy for a Trainee Costs Draftsman/Costs Lawyer

We at the Community Law Partnership are looking for a Trainee Costs Draftsman/Costs Lawyer to join our Costs Team.  This is a full time permanent position, hours of work 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday with 1 hour for lunch.

Salary: According to experience – £18,018 – £23,000 (Trainee Costs Draftsman/Costs Clerk)
£24,930 – £26,013 (Costs Lawyer)

WE WILL NOT ACCEPT C.V.’s Shortlisting for interviews will only take place for applicants submitting an application form. All other applications via letter/email or C.V. will be rejected without being reviewed.

If you wish to apply, please send your application to .  The closing date for this position is Monday 7th February 2022.

The Criminalisation of Trespass – Latest Update

The Home Office has recently produced draft guidance for Police with regard to the new powers contained in Part 4 of the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill. See the link here:

We believe that this draft guidance will be totally ineffective in avoiding the disastrous consequences of the criminalisation of trespass and we maintain the position taken in our previous blog on this matter. See link here: