Darren Michael Horan is a partner in the Key West Law Firm of Horan Law, LLC and the youngest son of David Paul Horan, managing partner in the firm. His practice includes landlord/tenant law, land use, criminal law, and business law.
Darren grew up in a “legal” household in Key West that spans several generations. His Great-Grandfather and Grandfather were both judges.His mother, Karen, is a long-time legal secretary and his father is one of the most respected attorneys in the Florida Keys.With so much legal knowledge surrounding him, it was only natural for him to become a lawyer too.
Upon graduation from Cooley School of Law in Lansing Michigan, Darren interned with the Monroe County State Attorney’s Office where he prosecuted both felonies and misdemeanors. Later he joined his father’s law firm and started a practice primarily focused on criminal defense. Since then Darren has branched out into land use, landlord/tenant disputes, contract disputes and regulatory law.
Having grown up in Key West, Darren also developed a passion for the restaurant business. He now partners with a great Chef, and together they own 3 local restaurants and a very busy catering company.
Darren loves his community and believes in giving back. His community involvement includes the Key West Military Affairs Committee (Chairman 2019), Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce (Board of Directors) and Take Stock in Children(mentor).
Darren married the love of his life, Jessica, and they have three girls.