Darryl Brown

Darryl K. Brown

O. M. Vicars Professor of Law
Hunton Andrews Kurth Professor of Law
(434) 924-3547

Darryl K. Brown teaches Criminal Law, Criminal Adjudication and Evidence at UVA Law, among other courses. Before joining the law faculty in 2007, he was the Class of 1958 Alumni Professor of Law at Washington and Lee University School of Law, where he joined the faculty in 1998. He is the author of "Free Market Criminal Justice: How Democracy and Laissez Faire Undermine the Rule of Law."

Brown clerked for Chief Judge Dolores K. Sloviter of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit after earning his law degree at the University of Virginia. He was an associate at Kilpatrick & Cody in Atlanta before working as an assistant public defender in Clarke County, Ga.

Scholarship Profile: Exploring and Explaining How Criminal Law Really Works (Virginia Journal 2009)

Current Courses
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Criminal Adjudication

Criminal Law

Criminal Procedure


Race & Crime Seminar


White Collar Crime

Crime and Regulation of Vice

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