About NE Law

Why choose any lawyer when you can choose NE Law?

Legal Services have been changing over recent years. Many people are no longer eligible for legal aid and face a stark choice between dealing with the problem on their own, paying huge legal fees, or getting advice from an impersonal call centre. We want to offer a better option. One where you will only ever be advised by a legally qualified advisor that you get to know personally. One where you are treated as an individual. One where costs are never inflated and are clear at the outset. One where your interests are always at the centre.

Talk to us and then decide if you would like our help. No obligation. No gimmicks. No hidden agenda. Just straight forward legal advice that you can trust at an affordable cost.

We do not offer legal aid services but if we believe that you may be eligible for legal aid, we will recommend possible legal aid options with you.

Based in Framwellgate Moor, Durham we represent clients living in the outlying villages such as Sacriston, Bearpark, Langley Moor, Brandon. However we are not limited to just clients from Durham and are happy to visit clients in Middlesbrough, Stockton, Darlington, Sunderland and Newcastle. We are North East Law after all.

Our standard office opening times are 9am to 5pm, but we are able to offer flexible appointment times outside of these hours to suit your needs including weekend appointments.

North East Law LLP is a limited liability company registered in England and Wales Company registration number OC 389102.

Chris Noon

Chris Noon

Partner

Christopher Noon graduated from King’s College London in 2000 and the following year graduated from Durham University becoming a secondary school teacher. Having worked as a teacher for a number of years Chris decided to retrain to become a solicitor and having graduated from Northumbria University in 2006 started work in Hartlepool and Middlesbrough working in Family Law, Housing Law and Criminal/Prison Law.


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Janet Potts

Janet Potts

Partner

Janet Potts qualified as a Legal Executive in 2001. Since that time she has accumulated over 12 years of experience of working in a legal environment both in local government and in the private sector. Janet spent 9 years working within the Durham County Council’s in house legal team. Whilst employed at Durham County Council, Janet spent many years involved in extensive project work in the areas of regeneration and community safety.

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Michelle Coulson

Michelle Coulson

Partner

Michelle completed her first degree in Law and European Law (LLB) at the University at Nottingham having spent a year at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands. She obtained accreditation as a Police Station representative in 1997 while still an undergraduate. Michelle completed a Masters in Law by thesis at the University of Wellington (New Zealand) with a scholarship from the Association of Commonwealth Universities.


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NE Law

 

 

At NE Law LLP, we believe that you should be treated as an individual and that advice should be clear and reliable. We will work hard to build a relationship of trust with you so that you are satisfied your case will be handled by someone who cares. Our costs are competitive and transparent. There will be no hidden charges and costs can be agreed directly with you at the outset of your case.