Slater and Gordon expands business legal services team

Slater and Gordon is expanding its business legal services team with the addition of Mark Alexander as a principal lawyer in the Preston office.

mark-alexanderMark specialises in commercial property, and has acted for a wide range of clients, including property developers, investors, banks and other lending institutions, and joins the team in Cannon Street.

Mark said: “I am delighted to join such an experienced and well-respected commercial property team. It is an exciting time at Slater and Gordon as we seek to expand and develop our regional and national Business Legal Services brand, with exceptional client service at its heart.

“The firm has in the past undertaken expansion by the acquisition of firms, but to be joining an international law firm with a real ambition to develop its profile and presence in Preston and Lancashire is a fantastic opportunity.” Stephen Crook, who leads the Slater and Gordon Real Estate team said: “We are delighted to welcome Mark to our team. His arrival coincides with a further six senior solicitor appointments being made to the business services team in the North West. This demonstrates the real commitment of Slater and Gordon to expand the business services team locally, regionally and nationally.”