Darren Renton

Darren Renton SC

  • Admitted: 1994
  • Bar: 2010
  • Silk: 2021


John Toohey Chambers
Level 3, Citibank House
37 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000


Darren is a distinguished criminal law barrister, widely recognised as one of Australia’s foremost experts in federal crime. With a focus on serious drug offences, terrorism, and white-collar crime, Darren has earned a reputation for his exceptional skills and knowledge in these areas.

Having previously served as In-House Counsel for the Commonwealth DPP, Darren possesses invaluable experience, having conducted numerous high-profile and complex trials nationwide.

Moreover, Darren boasts an extensive appellate practice, representing clients from both the defence and prosecution sides across multiple jurisdictions.

In addition to his highly regarded legal career, Darren holds the position of Chair of the Criminal Law Committee within the Australian Bar Association. This role allows him to actively contribute to shaping the landscape of criminal law in Australia.

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