We know that approaching a lawyer for help with a personal injury or medical negligence claim feels a little overwhelming. However, our team of personal injury and medical negligence solicitors in Reading is ready to support you every step of the way. Using easy-to-understand language and a professional, honest and friendly approach, we're here to give you peace of mind whether you’re pursuing a claim or simply need advice.

Get directions

You'll find Shoosmiths Reading located next to the central railway station, in the Apex Plaza. We have allocated visitor parking on a first-come basis, otherwise there is an NCP car park just off Vastern Road. 

Apex Plaza
Forbury Road

Tel: 03700 868687

Opening hours

Monday - Friday: 9am to 5:30pm

Personal injury solicitors in Reading

Our personal injury solicitors in Reading are on hand to provide you with guidance and support to ensure that you and your family receive the best possible outcome if you’ve been involved in an accident that wasn’t your fault.

From road traffic accidents to injury in the workplace, whatever the circumstances of your serious injury, you can trust our personal injury solicitors in Reading to provide you with the impartial advice you need.  

We can help you with all types of serious personal injury claims, including brain injuries, PTSD and spinal cord injuries that were caused as a result of the negligence of another. However you have been affected by a personal injury, you can be confident that we’ll bring a wealth of experience and expertise to your claim.

Medical negligence solicitors in Reading

Nobody ever expects to make a claim against the people who look after us when we are unwell. Doctors, nurses and paramedics are in a position of trust. But, sadly, poor-quality treatment, incidents in A&E and misdiagnoses can occur, causing us to suffer serious harm at a time when we’re most vulnerable, through no fault of our own.

Fortunately, we have a team of experienced and highly qualified medical negligence solicitors who are ready to help you. Our medical negligence lawyers in Reading frequently take on complex cases involving issues ranging from death resulting from failure to diagnose an infection to neglect in care homes, as well as psychiatric injury to secondary victims among other emotionally charged issues.

You can feel confident that, when you choose our specialist clinical negligence solicitors in Reading, you’ll be working with a team of negligence solicitors who will be looking after your interests first and foremost.

Why people choose Shoosmiths

At Shoosmiths, we also offer support and guidance for individuals who would like to put together a claim on behalf of a family member, working to secure the compensation that you and your loved ones deserve.

Our team is known for its sensitive handling of medical negligence cases and takes a great deal of pride in its committed and tenacious approach to building claims for victims. 

Our dedicated personal injury and medical negligence solicitors in Reading will be on hand to support you throughout your case and relieve the pressure at what can often be a stressful time. We’ll arrange meetings at your convenience, whether that’s in the comfort of your home, in hospital or over the phone if you’re unable to meet us. We will support you in deciphering the treatment you need and organising funding ahead of the legal process getting under way – after all, your immediate needs are just as important as the end results of the claim.

It’s our job to help and support you to claim what is rightfully yours so, when you're ready to take your claim further, we'll be waiting for you. 


Over the years we've won a number of awards and received high industry accolades thanks to all the great work we do for our clients: 

How the process works

We know that the last thing you want to do following a serious and potentially life-altering injury is to start a long and complicated claim, which is why we've made the whole claims process as simple as possible.

On a free, no-obligation phone call, you'll speak with a member of our team. If we think you have grounds for claiming, we will assign you a personal injury or medical negligence solicitor in Reading who will be your contact throughout your case. 

Next Steps

You can contact us by calling the free telephone number on 0370 086 8686 or completing the form on our Contact Us page.

Who we work with

  • Brain Injury Group
  • Child Brain Injury Trust
  • Headway
  • SIA
  • Back Up
  • Macmillan
  • Danielles Flutterbyes
  • Forces
  • Bens Heroes Trust

Our accreditations

  • Accredited Personal Injury
  • Apil
  • Ama
  • Clinical Negligence
  • Legal 500
  • UK Chambers
  • The Society Of Clinical Injury Lawyers