Leila A. Amineddoleh


Leila A. Amineddoleh is an art and cultural heritage lawyer and an adjunct professor at Fordham University School of Law. She is a Partner and founder at Amineddoleh & Associates LLC where she specializes in art and cultural heritage law. Ms. Amineddoleh is involved in all aspects of due diligence and litigation, and has extensive experience in arts transactional work. She has represented major art collectors and dealers in disputes related to multi-million dollar contractual matters, art authentication disputes, international cultural heritage law violations, the recovery of stolen art, and complex fraud schemes. She also works with artists and entrepreneurs to protect their intellectual property and artistic rights.

Ms. Amineddoleh teaches International Art & Cultural Heritage Law at Fordham University School of Law and St. John’s University School of Law. Ms. Amineddoleh also serves as the Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation. Ms. Amineddoleh writes and speaks extensively on art and cultural heritage law matters.

Ms. Amineddoleh received her Juris Doctor degree from Boston College Law School. In law school, she was an Editor of the Intellectual Property and Technology Forum online journal. Prior to law school, Ms. Amineddoleh received her undergraduate degree from New York University.