Capsticks, a leading national law firm for the healthcare sector, is delighted to announce the appointment of Partner Andrew Rowland to the position of Head of NHS Healthcare. 

Andrew trained with Capsticks and was made a partner in 2004. 

Andrew commented, ‘I’m very proud to become Capsticks’ Head of NHS Healthcare at such an exciting time for the firm and I look forward to working closely with all of our healthcare partners at Capsticks and our colleagues and friends in the health sector.’

He continued, ‘Capsticks’ unique portfolio of health, housing, regulatory, education and emergency services clients means that we can draw different organisations together for the benefit of all sectors, as they continue to face challenging times.  Having this combined knowledge keeps us one step ahead in supporting our clients.’

Partner Vicky Watson steps up to become Head of Employment at Capsticks, taking over from Martin Hamilton (now Capsticks’ Managing Partner). Vicky joined Capsticks in 2007 and was promoted to partner in 2014.  She will lead lawyers in Capsticks’ London, Birmingham, Leeds and Winchester offices, widely recognised for their expertise across health, housing, regulatory, education and emergency services sectors. 

Vicky commented, ‘This is a wonderful opportunity to lead our team of over 50 talented employment and HR experts. I look forward to building on Martin’s outstanding record and working with the team to develop practical products to support all our HR clients.’