Danhoé Reddy-Girard Partner


Speaks:  English, French, Spanish

Admitted to the bar: 2005 - New York

Admitted to the bar: 2002 - Paris

Barrister and Solicitor: 2001 - Ontario


Primary office:  Paris




Danhoé Reddy-Girard

Danhoe Reddy-Girard is a partner in Gowling WLG's Paris office. His practice focuses on banking & finance, real estate and compliance.

In his banking & finance practice, Dan assists lenders, investors and businesses with finance transactions (real estate, LBO, guarantee, syndicated, receivable-backed facilities…) and provides advice on European and French banking and financial regulations. Dan is recommended by Legal 500 and Decideurs for his expertise in real estate finance in France.

In his real estate practice, Dan advises real estate players not only with their real estate finance transactions but also with their commercial leases, their acquisitions, their asset and property management agreements and their merger and other corporate transactions, coordinating the work of specialists where appropriate.

In his compliance practice, Dan advises various organisations with the adaptation of their contracts to French law and on complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). He drafts contracts, policies, privacy notices, records of processing activities and audit reports.

Dan, who was born in Montreal, studied law at McGill University and qualified in Ontario before moving to France in 2001, where he completed a business law degree from Université Paris 2 and qualified as a French lawyer in 2002. He practiced law at French law firm Lefèvre Pelletier & Associés almost 8 years before joining Gowling WLG (then named Wragge & Co) in 2010. He is also qualified as an attorney in New York. He holds an Executive MBA from INSEAD and passed the CFA Level 2 exam.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2017

    • Rankings & Awards
      2017
      Legal 500 EMEA - Project finance
  • 2016

    • Career
      2016
      Gowling WLG (France) AARPI, partner
  • 2014

    • Education
      2014
      CFA Level 2
  • 2013

    • Career
      June2013
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, partner
  • 2011

    • Education
      2011
      Executive MBA, INSEAD
  • 2010

    • Career
      2010
      Wragge & Co, associate / director
  • 2005

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2005
      Admitted to the bar, New York
  • 2002

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2002
      Admitted to the bar, Paris
    • Education
      2002
      Master 2 in Business Law, University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, with mention
  • 2001

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2001
      Barrister and Solicitor, Ontario
    • Education
      2001
      Admitted to the Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario)
    • Career
      2001
      Lefèvre Pelletier & Associés, associate
  • 1999

    • Education
      1999
      B.C.L., LL.B. McGill University, with Distinction