Léa Verdy

Associate

Léa Verdy

Léa Verdy is a member of the firm’s Tax group in the Paris office advising clients on international tax matters. She practices both French and U.S. tax law.

Prior to joining Curtis, Ms. Verdy trained and worked in international law firms in France and in the U.S. She clerked for France’s Conseil d’État, the French supreme court for administrative justice, and served as a judicial intern to the Hon. Harold Baer Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Ms. Verdy was a recipient of the Dean’s Graduate Award (merit-based scholarship) at New York University School of Law. She was also Notes Editor of the Cornell International Law Journal.

Ms. Verdy is a former Première Secrétaire de la Conférence du stage des avocats aux Conseil d’État et à la Cour de cassation (ranked first in appellate moot court competition organized by the French Supreme Courts Bar Association). She received the premier prix de philosophie au Concours général des lycées (ranked first in national high school competition in Philosophy).

Léa Verdy is a member of the firm’s Tax group in the Paris office advising clients on international tax matters. She practices both French and U.S. tax law.

Focus Areas

Languages

English

French

German

Education

New York University School of Law, L.L.M. en fiscalité

Cornell Law School, J.D., cum laude

University of Paris I — Panthéon-Sorbonne, Master 2 en Droit du commerce international, mention assez bien ; Master 1 en Droits français et américain, mention assez bien ; Licence en Droit, mention bien ; Master 1 en Philosophie, mention très bien

University of Paris IV — Paris-Sorbonne, Licence en Philosophie, mention très bien

École Normale Supérieure de Paris (Ulm), Ancienne élève

Admitted to Practice

New York

Paris