Darren Richards, originally from Saskatchewan, has called Alberta home for over 35 years. He started the firm Richards Wood Toogood (which over the years became Richards Hunter, Richards Hunter Toogood, and now: Richards + Company).
A graduate in science from Liberty University in Virginia and of law from the University of Alberta, he was admitted to the Law Society of Alberta Bar in 1993.
He has primarily limited his practice to Real Estate (both residential and commercial) and is now viewed as the premier Real Estate Lawyer in Edmonton. Corporate/Commercial Law another specialty serving both small and medium sized owner-managed business in the Edmonton and surrounding region.
Mr. Richards has taught the Law Society of Alberta Bar Admission Course in the Real Estate Law Section and currently carries on a busy commercial and residential real estate practice. He is an advisor and regular contributer to REIN's Real Estate Investment Magazine.
He is a past-president and board member of the South Edmonton Business Association and currently represents hundreds of businesses (corporations, sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited partnerships, and joint ventures) with respect to their wide range of legal needs. Mr. Richards also acts for major banking institutions and other lenders in relation to their commercial loan facilities.
Mr.Richards has enjoyed coaching his kids in hockey (atom through midget) as well as basketball. He is a former Elder at both Elerslie Road Baptist Church and GraceLife Church of Edmonton
Accreditations & Qualifications
A B.Sc. from Liberty University in Virginia and J.D. from the University of Alberta.
Admitted to the Law Society of Alberta Bar in 1993