BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (February 14, 2020) — Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce Hannah Darby has joined the Birmingham office as an Associate in its Real Estate and Financial Services practice group.
Darby focuses her practice on representing lenders and borrowers in a variety of financing matters. She also represents buyers, sellers, developers, landlords, and tenants in real estate transactions involving development, leasing, acquisitions, and dispositions. Darby joins Maynard Cooper from a Southeastern regional firm.
Darby earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Alabama School of Law, where she was a Hugo L. Black Scholar, Dean M. Leigh Harrison Award recipient, and elected to the Order of the Coif. Darby served as an Executive Editor for the Alabama Law Review, John A. Campbell Moot Court Board member and competition quarterfinalist, and member of the Jessup International Law Moot Court Team. She holds bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Philosophy: Jurisprudence Specialization, summa cum laude, from the University of Alabama.
Darby is the fifth lateral attorney to join Maynard Cooper’s Real Estate & Financial Services practice in the last three months. David Kinman, Shareholder and leader of the Commercial Lending sub-group, Allison Smalley, Of Counsel, Caroleene Dobson, Associate, and David Morton, Associate, all recently joined Maynard Cooper from other law firms. In 2019 Maynard Cooper expanded its national geographic footprint to Texas and Tennessee. The Dallas and Nashville offices added nine experienced real estate attorneys.
Maynard Cooper’s Real Estate & Financial Services Practice represents clients on a comprehensive range of matters, including portfolio and single asset acquisitions and dispositions, ground-up development, public-private partnerships, joint ventures, public and private offerings, real estate fund formation, and financings. Our Real Estate practice is consistently recognized as a Band 1 practice by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
About Maynard Cooper
Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard Cooper) is a full-service law firm that resolves complex business challenges with integrated legal solutions drawn from more than 300 attorneys across its national footprint. The Firm collaborates with its clients to understand their businesses at a granular level, advocating to generate legal outcomes that advance stated business goals. Maynard Cooper serves clients across the United States and globally from its offices in Alabama (Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, and Montgomery), California (Los Angeles and San Francisco), New York (New York City), Tennessee (Nashville), Texas (Dallas), and Washington, D.C. For more information on the firm, visit maynardcooper.com.