Northern Ireland

The Child Brain Injury Trust’s Legal Support Service Provider for Northern Ireland is Thompsons NI.

The firm supports and advises families right across Northern Ireland and is the only law firm working in partnership with the charity in this area.

Thompsons NI have an office in Belfast and have a team of dedicated experts who will travel to meet clients to offer assistance when it is needed on a huge array of legal issues that may affect a family when a child suffers a brain injury.

Key Individuals:

Laura Henderson

Laura is a Senior Personal Injury Solicitor at Thompsons NI. Laura specialises in serious injury claims and has a particular interest and specialism in brain injury claims. Laura has assisted many individuals and their families dealing with the aftermath of a catastrophic injury. Laura has experience of acting for children who have been involved in life changing injuries.


Laura is known for her determination to get the best possible outcome for her clients and looking at all aspects of the claim to maximise opportunities to secure rehabilitation and damages as early as possible.

Client care is the upmost importance to Laura. She supports her clients and families from the very beginning making sure they understand the process, receive the medical treatment and care they need and finalise their claim at the earliest opportunity.

Contact Laura:

028 90 890474

Niamh O’Reilly

Niamh is a Clinical Negligence Solicitor at Thompsons NI. Niamh specialises in serious injuries sustained during medical treatment to include serious brain injuries. Niamh has experience acting for children who have suffered serious brain injuries who require long term rehabilitation and care packages to help them to reach their full potential.

Niamh understands the need for early intervention for children with brain injuries and works hard to engage with the at fault parties to secure interim funds where appropriate to put therapies in place and ease the financial burden for families. Niamh is determined to obtain the highest level of compensation for my injured clients so that they are supported financially following what can be a devastating and anxious time in their lives.

Contact Niamh:

028 90 890404


To view the full range of services that Thompsons NI can offer you, please read the booklet for Northern Ireland:

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If you would like to talk to someone from Thompsons Solicitors NI, please tell us a little bit about your enquiry and how we can contact you. One of the expert team from Thompsons NI will be in touch with no obligation, free initial advice.

Legal Form - Northern Ireland

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