A Highly Respected Law Firm

Close Thornton Solicitors

Delivering an efficient and personal legal service to both private and commercial clients. For over 70 years Close Thornton Solicitors have served the people of Darlington and The Tees Valley

Our Approach


Our door is open and we welcome your enquiry. We are people first and solicitors second. Before we can act on your behalf in whatever area of help you require, we are keen to meet you and find out more about your situation. Our friendly team work hard to ensure you are seen quickly by the right person. Just get in touch, we are here to help.


We are dedicated to knowing you and understanding your situation. We pride ourselves on our client relationships and during the 70 plus years we have been in Darlington we have acted for generations of the same families. People come back to us because we take the time to get to know you - that doesn't cost anything.


We know that you need work turning around swiftly and accurately. Our teams are dedicated to ensuring you receive a smooth and professional service. Our client care surveys regularly tell us how well we have done in dealing with enquiries and responding to clients' needs.

Our Legal Services

Family Law
Wills & Probate
Employment Law
Commercial Contracts
Power Of Attorney