With us, you’ll always find our lawyers are friendly and approachable. That’s why we promise you that as our client, you will always be given the direct phone and email details of your lawyer – making it easy to get in touch.Find out more
Your local solicitors in Bishop Auckland, Crook, and Shildon
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) NOTICE
We are following the guidance and advice issued by the Government, Public Health England and the NHS.
As a result, we have had to make urgent changes to the way we operate day to day including how we staff our offices and as to how we communicate with you and others.
Our offices are now closed to the public, but you can still contact us via telephone, e-mail, post and by you self-delivering documents to our office letterboxes.
In the coming days/weeks we may not be able to return telephone calls and/or emails as we would otherwise, and we request your patience and understanding during this unprecedented period.
QualitySolicitors Smith Roddam are solicitors in County Durham who combine the very best legal advice with exceptional customer service.
Serving both individuals and business clients, we’ve established an enviable reputation for handling commercial litigation, personal injury claims and matrimonial practice. We also specialise in wills and probate and conveyancing - in fact in 1857, the first mortgage granted by Bishop Auckland Permanent Building Society was executed in our office.
As standard we are open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday including lunchtimes. For your peace of mind, when you do talk to us you’ll find we use plain language - not legal jargon.
With our free first advice promise, you can talk to us worry free before deciding what action to take. Plus our no hidden costs promise ensures that you know what our costs are upfront so there’ll be no unexpected surprises.
If you’re looking for a solicitor in Bishop Auckland, Crook or Shildon, choose a name you can trust. Choose QualitySolicitors Smith Roddam.
Your local legal experts
QualitySolicitors is the largest network of law firms in the UK, with local law firms spanning the whole of England and Wales and customer service at the heart of everything we do.
We are dedicated to providing the highest quality legal advice and expertise for our clients, but in a way that’s far friendlier, more accessible and clear-talking than you might expect from a law firm.
Have you ever wanted to just ask a lawyer if they can help you, without worrying about what it may cost to contact them? If so, call QualitySolicitors and together we can work out what your next steps might be... in confidence, at no cost and with no obligation. At QualitySolicitors, our Free Initial Assessment promise puts you directly in touch with a local law firm who will happily talk to you for free over the phone to clarify how they can help you.Find out more
Using a solicitor doesn’t have to involve any unexpected costs. We promise to confirm the full costs you can expect before we begin any work and keep you informed throughout. And we won’t start any work until we know you’re happy with our estimate.Find out more
Need a lawyer who’ll get in touch when they say they will and not leave you in the dark? Good news – we promise to you, our clients - call or email us by 3pm, Monday to Friday and you’ll hear back from us the very same day. And if we can’t give you a full response straight away because your question needs further investigation, we’ll always let you know and give you details of exactly when we’ll next be in touch.Find out more
If you’ve been injured in a road traffic accident, you’ll know the huge impact it can have on your physical and mental wellbeing and your ability to function in your everyday life.
On Britain’s roads in 2016, there were 181,384 accident casualties; 1,792 of these were fatal. A report from the House of Commons Library shows that of those fatal road accident victims, 46% were car occupants, 25% were pedestrians, 25% motorcyclists and 6% cyclists. According to the World Health Organisation, injuries from road traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for young people aged between 15 and 29 years of age. It highlights that not just drivers can claim for injuries sustained on the road as road traffic accidents can harm anyone.
On Wednesday 17th August 2016 it was reported that the Solicitors Regulatory Authority ( SRA ) has intervened in the Manchester based industrial disease firm Isaac Abrahams Solicitors. The firm’s website contains the following statement;Read More