Michael E. Salzman is co-chair of the firm’s art law group and a partner in the firm’s litigation department. He has litigated precedent-setting cases involving authenticity disputes and the rights of buyers, sellers, auction houses and non-profit collections. He also advises buyers and sellers in art transactions.
Daniel H. Weiner heads the firm’s commercial litigation practice and is co-chair of its art law group. For the past thirty-two years, he has regularly represented museums, auction houses, galleries, artists and collectors in resolving disputes involving works of fine and decorative art. Among other things, he litigated the first case in the country involving the Visual Artists Rights Act.
Webster D. McBride is an associate in the firm’s art law and litigation groups. He counsels artists, museums and auction houses and currently represents several collectors victimized by the multimillion-dollar art forgery scheme perpetrated by Glafira Rosales and others.
Katie Gerlach Merrill is an associate in the firm’s art law group. She provides counsel to art collectors, artists, auction houses, museums and other arts institutions. Ms. Gerlach is a member of the New York City Bar Association Art Law Committee.
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