The Art of Planning for Valuable Collections

Presented by the Art Law Section, co-sponsored Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Section 

The Art of Planning for Valuable Collections


Date Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Program 2:00 - 3:15 p.m. 
MCLE 1 Hour


Cynthia Rowland
Partner, Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Andrea Z. Roth, Ph.D., ASA
Principal Appraiser, Roth Fine Art Appraisals


Mei Li
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

An overview of collection management, methods of disposition (valuation and tax implications), and estate planning for dealing with art and other valuable collections for yourself and clients

This workshop will explore

  • Collection ownership and management to protect the value of the collection (document, catalog, photograph, insure, and appraise the collection)
  • Overview of various vehicles (entities, trusts, donor-advised funds (DAFs) and funding them with art and other valuable assets
  • Methods of disposition (sell, donate, gift) and choosing where to dispose of the piece/collection (auction, private sale, museum, bequeath to family members)
  • Considerations for appraisals and valuations

Section Chair

Kim Almazan, Withers Bergman

For a printable flyer, click here.

Event Code: G202605


 Free BASF Law Student
 $35 Section Member
 $45 BASF Member
 $60 Nonmember


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A link to access the Zoom meeting will be sent in your confirmation e-mail 2 hours prior to the start of the event.



To receive MCLE credit, you must sign in during the designated MCLE registration period. This activity is approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California. BASF is a certified provider: Provider #103

Special Requests 
People with disabilities should contact BASF regarding reasonable accommodations.
7/8/2020 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Zoom Online only, CA

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