As life changes we can support you and your family with a wide range of personal legal services. We can help you plan for and manage the most important issues in your life, including those around your work, your home, your relationships and any personal legal disputes you are involved in.
Business doesn't stand still and neither does our support with business legal matters. We can help you plan for, manage and resolve the key legal issues affecting your business, helping your business to run smoothly and freeing you to pursue your business goals.
Meet the team
Our experienced and established team provide legal services for the people and businesses of Teesside and North Yorkshire. We are proud to continue our traditions of quality and service - with support for many clients forged over several generations.
David qualified in 1988 and joined Newbys in 1991. He now heads the litigation team. He is based at our Middlesbrough office dealing with employment matters, the resolution of company disputes and complex family work. He has considerable experience and is familiar with tackling complex and detailed matters. David qualified as a Notary Public in 2011.
David joined Newbys as a partner in 2011. He has practiced on his own account as Craig & Co Solicitors for many years and is well known in Linthorpe Village and in Teesside generally. He is highly experienced at dealing with most non contentious matters including conveyancing, landlord and tenant matters and wills and probate.
Partner Andrew is based at the firm’s Middlesbrough office but also undertakes work regularly at our Guisborough office. He qualified as a solicitor in 1995 having completed his training at Newbys. He deals with a wide range of non-contentious work particularly domestic and commercial conveyancing and Wills and probate work.
Partner Martin is based at our Stockton Office. He joined the firm in 2014 having practised as a solicitor locally since 2012. He is able to advise on all aspects of wills, probate and the administration of estates.
Alex joined Newbys a number of years ago qualifying first as a legal executive before being admitted as a solicitor in 1996. She deals exclusively in family work and is a member of the Law Society Panel in recognition of her experience. She works in all aspects of family work and childcare. She works at our Stockton office but sees clients regularly in Guisborough and in Middlesbrough.
Stephen is a consultant with the firm having retired as the firm’s senior partner in 2017. He joined the practice as a trainee solicitor and was admitted in 1979.
Sharon qualified as a Legal Executive with the firm in 2016 having joined the practice in 1998. She deals with residential conveyancing from both the Stockton and Linthorpe offices.