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 and Boyd Level, she is an advocate of Negotiated Resale Rights for artists and collectors. Boyd also maintains a general commercial law practice with a concentration on matters related to contemporary art and finance. She is a current board member of the Shandaken Project and has also served on the boards of Art in General, SmartSpaces, and Zer01. 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.