Danielle M. Guard

Direct Line: (916) 449-3837



Danielle Guard joined Hardy Erich Brown & Wilson as an attorney in its malpractice and professional errors and omissions group in 2009. Her practice includes as noted a focus in medical malpractice and medical board administrative matters, civil litigation including when necessary appellate representation of clients.

Prior to joining Hardy Erich Brown & Wilson, Ms. Guard spent her legal career as a litigator in malpractice defense and was a partner at the Sacramento law firm of Wilke, Fleury, LLP.

In her personal time, Ms. Guard is actively involved with the St. Michael's Episcopal Day School Parent Club.  She also enjoys entertaining, cooking, and home improvement projects.


McGeorge School of Law (Juris Doctor 1994)
University of Utah (Bachelor of Arts in History)


Admitted to practice in California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California


Sacramento County Bar Association
Sacramento County Bar Health Care Section
The Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California

Practice Areas

Professional negligence defense, appellate law