Capsticks strengthens housing team
Darren Hooker joins the firm to lead governance and regulatory work, enhancing the firm's social housing expertise
Capsticks, a prominent law firm, continues to bolster its Housing team with the addition of Darren Hooker, the latest Partner to join. Darren brings his expertise to spearhead governance and regulatory work, further solidifying the firm's comprehensive service for social housing clients.
Specializing in advising Registered Providers (RPs), public sector bodies, and charities, Darren's focus includes corporate governance and regulatory issues. His skills extend to corporate restructuring, encompassing the establishment of new entities, group consolidations, and organizational mergers.
Darren's appointment follows those of Sarah Darvell, a security charging expert, and Naomi Roper, a banking and finance specialist. With this trio, alongside the existing housing team, Capsticks emerges as a leading full-service law firm in the social housing sector, ensuring smart growth and strengthening its position as a go-to advisor for Registered Providers.
Chimi Shakohoxha, Head of Housing at Capsticks, expressed enthusiasm about Darren's addition, emphasizing the elevated service offering for clients. The firm's commitment to innovation and client satisfaction remains a priority.
Senior Partner Rachael Heenan highlighted the remarkable progress of the housing team in just a few years, emphasizing a focus on working with organizations making a positive impact in communities. The latest addition of Darren complements the firm's expertise, ensuring a comprehensive service for Registered Providers.
Darren Hooker will be based in Capsticks' London office, contributing to the firm's continued growth and commitment to excellence in the social housing sector.