Darryl is renowned as a private equity lawyer - he’s solely done private equity transactions for over 25 years. In that time he’s helped clients to invest, buy, sell and raise money for businesses across the UK and all over the world. He’s even written the world’s leading book on the subject! He is passionate about ensuring that legal processes evolve to meet the changing requirements of funders and of the fast growing businesses that they invest in.
"A real visionary, always looking to shake up how things are done and break new ground for his clients, delivering more than a lawyer would be expected to.” – Darren Forshaw, Partner, Endless LLP
“Darryl is probably the most commercial lawyer that I have worked with. He immediately understands the commercial realities of a business and of any issue and then sets about achieving what his client wants in a friendly but firm way.” - Simon Inchley, CEO, Gresham Private Equity
Darryl has his own blog at: http://www.darrylcooke.co.uk
"A real visionary, always looking to shake up how things are done and break new ground for his clients, delivering more than a lawyer would be expected to." – Darren Forshaw, Partner, Endless LLP