Legal Counsel for Art Transactions in New York City, NY, the US and Abroad

Owning and investing in art can be a rewarding experience for both novice and experienced collectors as they expand and refine their collections. However, investing in art can be a complicated exercise for even experienced collectors, dealers and art market professionals. At Pearlstein & McCullough, we use our combined 60 years of experience in art law to help collectors, galleries and other art market professionals in New York City, NY and elsewhere in the US and abroad to invest and transact in art. Read on to learn more about how you could benefit from our legal counsel for your art transactions.


Art Attorney Services

Whether you are purchasing, selling or otherwise transacting in fine art, decorative art, antiquities or other collectibles, the attorneys at Pearlstein & McCullough can help you navigate all aspects of the transaction, while identifying and resolving the unique issues that art assets can present, such as title, provenance, attribution, authenticity, condition and customs.  Unlike other law firms that work in many different areas of law, the attorneys at Pearlstein & McCullough specialize in art law and practice in the art market full-time. Our long experience in the field is reflected in our connections with many leading dealers, auction houses, museums, collectors, conservators, restorers, appraisers and advisors. 

As your attorneys, our role is to ensure that your interests are protected. Our experience in handling litigation and disputes informs the way we negotiate and draft transactional documents and our attention to documenting your art transactions is intended to mitigate any potential risk should a dispute arise. 

For more information or to speak with an art lawyer in New York City, NY, contact Pearlstein & McCullough by calling 646.762.7261. You can also fill out our online contact form, and we will get back to you as soon as possible to answer any questions you have about our services.