Lisa Wang’s practice focuses on all areas of art law, representing private collectors, galleries, artist-endowed foundations, art dealers, artists, and other arts and cultural organizations on a wide range of matters including auction consignments and private sales, loans of artwork for exhibition, artist catalogue raisonnés, provenance, authenticity and title disputes, restitution and cultural property issues, artwork commissions, intellectual property issues and artist’s rights.
Ms. Wang also focuses on intellectual property counseling and related transactions for a wide-range of public charities, private foundations, and other tax-exempt entities as well as for for-profit companies. Such matters include, licensing, co-ventures, asset sales and transfers, entertainment and media-related transactions and publishing agreements, as well as counseling on trademark (prosecution, protection, and enforcement of marks) and copyright (fair use, potential infringement) issues.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Wang was the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of the non-profit organization Plus1, a music industry focused philanthropy platform, and practiced in the San Francisco office of a global law firm.
- New York
MEMBERSHIPS: Trustee, Andrew Humphrey Family Foundation (Estate of Benny Andrews); Member, Art Law Committee, Association of the Bar of the City of New York; Former Board Member, Association of Marshall Scholars, Huckleberry Youth Programs
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS: Panelist, "New Market Considerations in Buying and Selling Art Today," FBA Art Law and Litigation Conference 2021 (April 30, 2021)