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Steven Schindler

Adjunct Faculty

Art and Art Professions

Steven R. Schindler is one of the founding partners of Schindler Cohen & Hochman LLP, one of New York City's outstanding litigation and art law boutiques. As a senior member of the firm’s litigation practice, Steve represents a broad range of clients in state and federal courts and arbitrations throughout the nation and works closely with foreign law firms in complex transnational litigation. Steve also heads SCH’s Art Law Group, which combines SCH’s formidable litigation expertise with a deep knowledge of the art market and its specific legal issues. Steve regularly advises art galleries, other businesses in the art space on transactional matters, such as the sale and acquisition of art and their relationships with dealers, banks, and auction houses, and has litigated cases involving the authenticity, title, provenance, and appraisals of art.

Steve is on the immediate past chair of the NYC Bar Association's Art Law Committee. He often speaks on legal and industry-sponsored panels relating to current topics in art law and is the author of numerous articles on art law. Steve is the co-host of The Art Law Podcast.


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