JD, NYU Law School; BSFS, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service
Franklin Boyd works at the intersections of contemporary art, finance, and law. The founder of Xipsy, Level Rights and Boyd Level, she is the creator of the Negotiated Resale Right for Artists. Boyd also maintains a general commercial law practice with a concentration on matters related to contemporary art. She has served on the boards of Art in General and SmartSpaces, both located in New York, and Zer01, headquartered in Silicon Valley. Boyd began her legal career at Cravath, Swaine & Moore after having worked in the General Counsel’s office of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and for the State Attorney General of New York.