Imran is a skilled and successful personal injury solicitor based in Thompsons Solicitors’ Leeds office, covering trade union clients throughout the whole of Yorkshire and Humberside.

With 12 years’ experience of dealing with claims for personal injuries, Imran handles more serious cases, securing awards ranging between £25,000 and £100,000 in compensation. 

Highly professional, thorough and meticulous, Imran tenaciously pursues employers and organisations, to get the best possible deal for trade union clients.  They may be victims of accidents at work due to faulty equipment or unsafe work-places, or road traffic accidents

Imran’s expertise includes looking after clients who have been assaulted at work, for example, by patients in mental health units, or teachers who have been attacked by parents or school students.  Imran also handles a significant number of dog attacks either on postal workers or on members of the public in parks and open spaces.

Injuries range from bites, fractured hips, permanent shoulder injuries, amputations, spinal and brain injuries. Imran handles the cases from start to finish – interviewing witnesses, obtaining medical evidence, earnings details, instructing barristers and issuing court proceedings. Imran patiently takes his trade union clients and their families through the whole legal process, providing invaluable help, support and guidance.

Working for Thompsons trade union clients, providing the best possible service and seeing the end results with satisfied claimants is what motivates Imran.

In his spare time, Imran loves to watch and play football, work out in the gym and play squash. 


Trade union client, Mrs A, was assaulted at work by a young man with mental disabilities. Although Mrs A was due to retire that year, she stopped work early as a result of the assault. The employers’ denied liability and Imran issued court proceedings, securing £55,000 in compensation for her injuries and losses.


UNISON member Lesley Sherridan, a Thompsons personal injury client, said:

“I have received an outstanding personal service from solicitor Imran Saleem and would recommend him and Thompsons to friends and work colleagues”.

UNISON member Caroline Mulholland, a Thompsons personal injury client, said:

“I have found Thompsons Solicitors very helpful in acting and guiding me through a very difficult time. I could not have asked for any more help as I was given the best treatment throughout. Mr Imran Saleem was very professional, patient and explained everything so I could understand the process. It made it less frightful to proceed with the case.”