Thompsons Solicitors' Manchester office has a long and proud association with the trade union movement.

Servicing both trade union members and private claimants, the office has a long-standing reputation for providing excellent client care and outstanding legal service.

Specialising in the full range of industrial diseases, the industrial disease team has been involved in recent high profile asbestos litigation test cases. The serious injuries team based in Manchester has represented claimants with catastrophic and serious head injuries and is affiliated with national charity, Headway. The accident and injury teams act on behalf of clients bringing a wide range of claims, from minor incidents through to complex, very serious accidents.

The Manchester team wins, on average:

- More than 750 cases every year

- More than £15.6 million in damages every year

- More than £4.6 in compensation for clients injured at work each year

Certificates and professional recommendations

Recognised by the Legal 500 as a Tier 1 firm for employment law, a Tier 2 firm for personal injury claims and a Tier 4 firm for medical negligence claims in 2019.