Darryl is a judge for the Orleans Parish Criminal Court in Orleans Parish, LA. He was elected to this position on November 5, 2002 and was re-elected in 2008 and 2014. Darryl earned his B.A. degree from Columbia University and his J.D. degree from the Tulane University Law School. He was admitted to the bar in 1978. Prior to his judicial election in 2002, he worked as a lawyer. He also spent 12 years teaching law at Loyola University, where he supervised students' first cases in the criminal court where he now presides. He has also served on the drug court.