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 as well as compliance matters such as personal data protection.

In his banking & finance practice, Dan assists lenders and investors with finance transactions 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 data protection and compliance practice, Dan advises various organisations seeking to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the French anti-bribery rules as well as with the adaptation of their contracts to French law. In relation to data protection, he works on data protection policies, privacy notices, data protection addenda, audit questionnaires, records of processing activities and audit reports.

Dan also coordinates corporate re-organisations requiring the intervention of different legal specialists.

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 Univeristé Paris 2 and qualified as a French lawyer in 2002. 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
      Legal 500 EMEA - Project finance
  • 2016

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

    • Education
      CFA Level 2
  • 2013

    • Career
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, partner
  • 2011

    • Education
      Executive MBA, INSEAD
  • 2010

    • Career
      Wragge & Co, associate / director
  • 2005

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

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

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

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