Just Costs Solicitors Announces Promotions

Just Costs Solicitors are delighted to announce the following promotions.

James Toland has been promoted to Associate. James has been in costs for 8 years after graduating from University.  James joined Just Costs in March 2012 where he started as a Senior Negotiator, and then he became a team lead.  In December 2012 James was appointed Technical Manager for the Manchester Office.  James has negotiated files ranging in size and complexity including multi-track RTAs, commercial, clinical negligence, PPI and MOJ / Portal matters He has also advised litigants in person.

Richard Lyons has been promoted to Associate. Richard joined the Northern Region in the autumn of 2007; he is now established himself as a key member of the team in Manchester with both colleagues and clients alike.  Richard now deals predominantly with the new Costs Budgeting  process along with drafting Bills of Costs for high value matters across the areas of PI, clinical negligence, commercial, and Court of Protection.

Daniel Heaton has been promoted to Associate. Daniel joined the firm in the summer of 2008 and has led the IT department, based in Manchester city centre, since 2010. Daniel oversees the IT support needs of the business, manages contractors and consultants, leads development of software and reporting, and has managed several key projects since assuming his current role.

Mark Hartigan, Client Services Director commented on the promotions - “The calibre of applications was extremely high and gave the Executive much food for thought”.