Yasir Wahab Khan


Designation: Cost Drafter, Trainee Solicitor

Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Pashto

Practice Areas:

  • Legal Costing
  • Immigration Law
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Litigation – General

Career & Expertise

Having completed my Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) University of Law in 2020, I am currently completing my Legal Practice Course (LPC).

I have worked in a number of different departments across a number of disciplines. My expertise includes:

  • Assisting in immigration matters including: Tier 1 Applications, Tier 2 Applications, Judicial Review, Administrative Review, Immigration Applications: FLR(FP), FLR(M), EEA(FM), EEA(EFM), SET(O), SET(LR) etc.
  • Filling and submitting online applications for leave to enter and stay in the UK, under supervision
  • Drafting grounds for appeal, grounds for bail application, statement of additional grounds etc., under supervision
  • Preparing brief to counsel
  • Liaising with Barrister’s clerks, clients and respondents
  • Preparing court bundles
  • Communicating with the court
  • Ensuring deadlines are met
  • Drafting of bills of costs and costs schedules
  • Preparing new electronic bills
  • Preparing precedent budgets
  • Drafting estimates of costs
  • Dealing with Part 8 matters
  • Preparing N260 costs schedules
  • Negotiating costs
  • Preparing points of dispute/replies
  • Taking files to provisional/detailed assessment
  • Complete post assessment work including agreeing figures and concluding assessment process
  • Providing costs advice/guidance to fee earners as and when required
  • Dealing with paying party solicitors on a day-to-day basis
  • Maintaining the highest client care standards
  • Working to deadlines and targets
  • Prioritising workload
  • Keeping up to date with the knowledge of the claims and court processes