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About Us
"Our model of legal support makes us stand out from the rest - we care about our clients’ situations and will help them as much as we can, through our free or affordable services."
Our Services
"One of the greatest challenges to accessing specialist legal advice is that people don’t always recognise that their problem has a legal resolution. Providing people with specialist legal advice quickly so that we can support them to resolve their problem remains a priority for us."

Covid-19 Guidance

The health of our clients and staff team is our priority. The approach of North East Law Centre is led by government and Public Health England guidance.

Our Services

All of our solicitors and caseworkers are working. We have the facilities to provide face-to-face or remote services.

Please contact our reception team by telephone before attending the office on 0191 230 4777 between 9.30am and 4.30pm. Our phone lines do get busy, please leave a message if you are unable to get through.



Health and Safety Information

If you have an appointment or intend to enter our office building, please do not attend if:

  • You have tested positive for Covid-19
  • Someone you live with has tested positive for Covid-19
  • You are experiencing symptoms of Covid-19

Our office is located in a shared building, please maintain good practices in the building.



Advice Lines

We operate the following telephone advice lines:

  • Monday 10.00am – 1.00pm: Family Law
  • Tuesday 10.00am – 12.00pm: Welfare Benefits
  • Tuesday 1.00pm – 2.00pm: Education Law
  • Wednesday 2.00pm – 4.00pm: Immigration Law
  • Thursday 2.00pm – 4.00pm: Employment Law

You can also contact us via the ‘Contact Us’ form available on our website.



Useful links

  • Find details of our services here
  • Find details of our projects here
  • Full government Coronavirus  guidance here

To find out more about these services or to make an appointment, please get in touch.

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