Tempe Personal Injury Lawyer

Tempe, Arizona is located southeast of Phoenix and is considered a major suburb of the larger city.

Tempe was named after the Valley of Tempe near Mount Olympus in Greece.

Arizona State University is located here, as is the head offices of US Airways. The city was the host of the Fiesta Bowl, although that event is scheduled to move in the future.

The city holds a Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Block Party, which is known as one of the largest New Year’s Eve parties in the country.

Super Bowl XXX was held in Tempe, as were one of the 2004 Presidential debates.

The city has a lively mixture of history, shopping, culture, dining, nightlife, sports, and special events to satisfy just about anyone.

Fun in the sun is the name of the game in Tempe.

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Thompson Law Firm is a personal injury and family law firm serving the greater Phoenix area including Tempe, Scottsdale and Chandler. Our attorneys are experienced and work diligently to provide you the best possible outcome for your case.

Chandler Office Address:
3100 W. Ray Rd., Suite 201
Chandler, AZ 85226
Phone: (480) 634-7480
Email: christy@phxinjurylaw.com

About Our Legal Team in Phoenix, AZ

We are legal experts dealing with auto accident and personal injury claims not just in Chandler, but also in the greater Phoenix metro area including Glendale, Gilbert, Mesa, Scottsdale and Chandler.

Our team specializes in Arizona law regarding personal injury, property damage and getting fair compensation in auto accident claim settlements. We know the nuances of Arizona personal injury law inside and out, and we will advise you on how to get fair compensation from your personal injury claim within our jurisdiction here in Phoenix. We also how to navigate the Phoenix court system on your behalf.

We can help you navigate the legal system involving the following:

Successful Cases in Tempe

Almost all of our cases are within Maricopa County. Here are three examples of how we helped auto accident victims get compensation and relief in Phoenix:

Commercial Truck Accident

Client suffered severe back and neck injuries after being rear-ended by a commercial truck in Tempe. She got compensated for pain and suffering when we helped her with the settlement.



Local Resources
From Your Tempe Personal Injury Lawyer

We want you to feel empowered and take control of your life amid the chaos your auto accident caused you. With that, we provide some resources to help you find a clear path going forward.

Below is a list of resources to help you put the accident behind you and move forward with your life with minimal damage to your finances.

Tempe Medical Providers

The great thing about living in the city is easy access to quality healthcare providers. Tempe offers a range of medical facilities to help you recover from a debilitating accident. Whether to heal a broken bone or a soft-tissue injury, a wide range of specialists are available to help you make a complete recovery.

Whether transported by ambulance or admitting yourself, Tempe has state-of-the-art hospitals with skilled physicians and viable treatment options covered by most health insurance plans. A quick call to your doctor’s office or a few minutes searching online can quickly let you know if your insurance is accepted.

When you’ve been injured in an automobile accident, finding the right team or specialist is essential for a speedy recovery. Feel free to ask questions of your doctor and make a list of your concerns before your visit to ensure that all of your concerns are addressed.

Here are some of the top-ranking medical facilities in Tempe:

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital

1500 S Mill Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 784-5500

Banner Desert Medical Center

1400 S Dobson Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202
Phone: (480) 412-3000

HonorHealth Medical Group

6350 South Maple
Tempe, AZ 85283
Phone: (480) 345-5400

Tempe Municipal Court

The Tempe Municipal Court has jurisdiction over civil and criminal matters, such as traffic violations and DUI cases. If you’ve been in an accident involving personal injury, the court can offer additional resources and information on what you can expect from the legal process and where you can go to file a case. You can also pay fines or obtain court forms in person, or you can do this online at their website.

Tempe Municipal Court

140 E 5th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: 480-350-8271

Tempe Police Department

In an emergency, please dial 9-1-1 for immediate assistance. For Non-Emergency dial 480-350-8311.

The Tempe police force is dedicated to keeping Tempe residents safe. You will receive the highest level of service excellence in Tempe with the police proactively identifying, responding to and resolving public safety issues. For questions or concerns, please contact them so that they can personally answer questions and address issues promptly.

The locations are listed below:

Tempe Police Department Headquarters
120 E 5th St
Tempe, AZ 85281, USA
Phone: (480) 350-8311

Tempe Police Dept – Apache Substation
1855 E Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 350-8311

ASU Police Department
325 E Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 965-3456

Tempe Police Dept – Hardy Substation
8201 S Hardy Dr
Tempe, AZ 85284
Phone: (480) 350-8311

Tempe Insurance Agents

We often take automobile insurance for granted until we really need it. If you’ve been involved in a vehicle accident, you’re likely learning more about your insurance coverage than you ever knew. Uninsured or underinsured motorists can find this time to be even more difficult.

However, it may help to know that Tempe is full of insurance agents who are prepared to answer your questions about coverage, or adjust your policy to better protect you in the future.

Insurance can give you peace of mind and the freedom to focus on things that really matter, like getting back on your feet and getting your vehicle fixed. Tempe has many reliable automobile insurance agents to choose from. Contact them and they will answer your questions and get you covered.

Auto Body Shops in Tempe, AZ

Auto body repair shops are one of those places that we love to know are conveniently nearby, but hate to have to rely on. If your vehicle has been damaged in an auto accident, you’ll be comforted to know that there are several repair shops in Tempe that can get your car repaired and get you back behind the wheel.

If your vehicle is undrivable, you may want to check with your insurance company for a list of approved auto body shops to tow your vehicle to. If you’re striking out on your own, there are plenty of great auto-body repair shops that you can conveniently bring car to for quality repairs.

Transportation for Getting Around in Tempe

Few things throw a kink in life’s plans than being without a car. We rely on our own transportation to get us to and from work, pick up and drop off our kids at school and carry out life’s day-to-day activities. If you were in a car accident and you are without a car, there are several alternatives for you to get around in ease and comfort here in Tempe.


Wherever you go, Uber is there. This convenient option is easily accessible from any mobile phone. You simply start up the app, send your location and hop in for a comfortable and personal driving experience. Schedule your Uber pick-up or drop-off by visiting their website.

Rental Cars

If you need to be behind the wheel of your own vehicle or need a longer term solution, a rental car may be the best option. Fortunately, Glendale’s proximity to the Phoenix metropolitan area means that there are several rental car companies nearby, ready to put you into the temporary vehicle of your choice.

Before renting, be sure to check with your insurance company, as they may cover all, or a portion of your rental expenses.


Pick up the phone and give them a call. A taxi will be ready to pick you up within minutes. Tempe taxi companies are reliable, efficient and affordable. Choose from Tempe’s options and take advantage of this simplified driving experience. See our Phoenix page for a longer list of taxi companies.

Apache Taxi
820 North McClintock Dr
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 804-1000

Citi Cab Arizona
834 W Duke Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
Phone: (480) 588-0566

Arizona Taxi Cab Company
Phone: (480) 332-1192

Tempe Taxi Cab Company
Phone: (480) 406-5030

Campus Cab Tempe
Phone: (480) 232-4511


Arizona injury law is a complicated matter, but you don’t have to navigate your way through the Arizona legal system alone. Let our expert team of injury lawyers at Thompson Law Firm help you with a free case evaluation!

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