Heather Thompson

Assistant Practice Manager

Heather is our Assistant Practice Manager and is based at our Newcastle Office.

Heather's Approach: She describes herself as friendly, positive and calm under pressure and has the approach that every problem has a solution.

Personal Background: Heather was born in Essex but has spent the last 16 years living in a Bedfordshire market town. Heather commuted into Central London from Bedfordshire for 16 years and then moved to Stoke-on-Trent to live closer to her family.

She likes knitting and sewing crafts, which she learnt from her mum when she was 5 years old. Heather is currently learning pottery and supports the Samaritans charity, previously as a listening volunteer. She enjoys learning about Stoke’s history and exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside.

Career: Heather has nearly 40 years experience working for Solicitors, most of which time has been assisting Property Solicitors. She started working for a law firm in 2000 and assisted senior partners in the firm, gaining experience in a variety of commercial transactions.

Nowell Meller Journey: Heather joined Nowell Meller in September 2019 to assist the Commercial Property Department and in May 2022 was made Assistant Practice Manager.