A member of American Society of Appraisers (ASA), The Appraisers Association of America (AAA), a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS), and a member of the Bar in New York, California, Massachusetts, and Ohio. Graduated with a B.A. cum laude from Harvard University and a JD and LLM from Harvard Law School.
Over 40 years of professional appraisals. The Midwest’s only multi-certified and IRS qualified Fine Art and Personal Property appraiser. An outstanding record of success on IRS appraisals for charitable donations and estates.
USPAP compliant. Current on USPAP course and evaluation requirements.
Providing authentication services for fine art and other high value personal property by special arrangement and on a case by case basis An extensive range of on-line art sales databases, in combination with in-print auction catalogs, ensuring accurate and up to date appraisals.
Reports are certified in accordance with the ethical report writing standards of the major national personal property appraisal organizations (AAA, ASA and RICS). Associates include several certified appraisers with specialized expertise in focus areas.
Clients include museums, private collectors, estate planners, lawyers, CPA’s, wealth managers, trust officers, corporations, professional firms, and insurance companies.