Craig Aikman, a leading commercial and residential property lawyer, has been appointed a director at Vincents Solicitors in Preston. Craig joins Vincents from Blackhurst Budd, where he worked for four-and-a-half years, prior to which he was at Napthens for a similar period. Focusing on commercial property and development transactions, plot sales and acquisition, chiefly in the build-to-rent sector, Craig’s clients include developers, housebuilders, agents and overseas investors. He has worked in Hong Kong, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, providing legal services to buyers attending developer launch events.
Having worked in Blackpool for the last nine years and played rugby for both Preston Grass Hoppers and Fylde, where he still coaches a junior team, Craig is familiar face across the Fylde Coast and in Preston. In addition to his Manchester and overseas client base, Craig has a strong network throughout Lancashire.