Darren S. Teshima Profile Image

Darren Teshima is Co-Leader of Orrick's Complex Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice.  Darren litigates commercial disputes on behalf of clients in the financial and technology sectors, with a focus on cyber and D&O insurance disputes. In 2017, he was named a Law360 Rising Star.

Darren is passionate about pro bono work, and is a two-time recipient of Legal Services for Children’s Pro Bono Advocate Award. He is active in Orrick’s recruiting and diversity initiatives, and is the recipient of Orrick’s Diversity Award. He serves as the Vice Chair of the board of directors of Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Asian Law Caucus, and serves on the boards of the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies and Legal Services for Children.

Darren is a recipient of the 2015 National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) Best Lawyers Under 40 Award.


Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
405 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Fellow Year


Areas of Practice



Law Firm

Leadership Positions

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus Board Member; Center for Gender & Refugee Studies (CGRS) Board Member; Legal Services for Children Board Member; Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area (AABA) Board Member (2012-2015); and Orrick Asian American Affinity Group Co-Chair (2010-2013)

Law School

Georgetown University Law Center

Update this Profile