Experienced property and commercial solicitor Ross Wellman is celebrating his 30th year as a lawyer with a move to Vincents Solicitors. Ross has been appointed head of the commercial department for the Lancashire law firm, headquartered at Winckley Square in Preston.
Having qualified in 1987, Ross has gained a wealth of experience over the last three decades, working with major law firms in London and Manchester, including Penningtons, DWF and Halliwells. In that time, he has worked for a number of national and international brands such as Manchester Airport Developments, Taylor Wimpey, The Berkley Group, Provident Life, Commercial Union, Littlewoods, Nikal, RBS, Nationwide, Bolton Sixth Form College, and Urban Splash, on a range of property, corporate, and non-contentious construction issues.
Most recently he has been a consulting solicitor for Setfords in Manchester, working with property developers, investors and high net worth individuals on their business and personal property transactions.
A previously listed Legal 500 lawyer, Ross will head up the 10-strong commercial department at Vincents, looking after clients’ commercial property acquisitions, disputes and disposals, corporate, contractual and employment issues.