Thompsons Solicitors in Newcastle provides a first-class service to people in the North East and Cumbria who have a range of personal injuries including; serious injuries, medical negligence, industrial disease or asbestos disease and more. 

We secure tens of millions of pounds in compensation for victims each year and, if necessary, we signpost them to high-quality support groups and rehabilitation services to help get their lives back on track.

For more information on how you can begin a personal injury claim, call 0800 0 224 224 or fill out our no obligation online claim form. If you already have a claim in progress with one of our solicitors in Newcastle, call 01912 690 400.



I cannot thank you enough for your assistance. Your legal expertise and professionalism went above and beyond my expectations throughout the course of my case. I will never forget everything you have done for me and my case. I couldn't have asked for a better person than you.

Thompsons' Newcastle client


Tony Hood is the branch manager for this office. He also head sup the firm's nationally-renowned asbestos team.


Maybrook House
27-35 Grainger Street


Phone number

0191 269 0400

Opening Times

Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm.
This office is closed on Bank Holidays and over the Christmas and New Year period.



Maybrook House has street level access with no steps or inclines and the Thompsons office is located on the second floor, accessible by a lift.


The office is based in the city centre near the railway station. On road parking is available outside and there is also a number of multi-storey car parks nearby.


Please use the following PO Box unique to the Newcastle office for all postal correspondence:

PO Box 11042, Nottingham, NG1 9PT


To keep our clients and communities safe, and in line with official advice, Thompsons Solicitors has closed our physical offices until further notice.

The vast majority of our staff are working from home and remain contactable by telephone and email. Please avoid sending anything by post to the office as the office is shut.

You can find more information about the steps we’re taking in response to coronavirus (COVID-19) here.

If you are an existing client, please contact your solicitor, ideally by email, with your query and include your case reference number.

If you’d like to make a new claim with Thompsons Solicitors, our experts can help you. Contact our legal enquiries team on 0800 0 224 224 or complete our online claim form.

A long established firm of personal injury lawyers, the firm's traditions and history inform its ethos and ensure strong and efficient management with a very client-focused approach. The team in Newcastle stands out for its expertise in disease litigation, with some of the most experienced solicitors in the market, achieving great results for their clients.

Legal 500

In Newcastle, Clair Wilson has developed an impressive portfolio of seriously-injured clients, in both the personal injury and clinical negligence fields. Her warm and engaging manner instantly puts clients at ease. She is currently handling a complex brain injury case arising from an industrial accident where a young client was working unsupervised for his father, in which she has shown enormous tact and sensitivity in managing the family dynamics. Rising star Trevor Hall has also demonstrated a terrific ability to handle exceptionally demanding clients, recently securing a substantial settlement in a difficult CRPS case for a client with numerous psychological issues.

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