Leila Amineddoleh

Adjunct Professor of Law, Fordham University

Leila Amineddoleh teaches Cultural Heritage Law at Fordham Law School and Art Crime at New York University.

She is the Founding Partner of Amineddoleh & Associates LLC. Her practice focuses on art, cultural heritage, and intellectual property law. Prior to joining the firm, Leila worked as an associate at Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto, where she specialized in intellectual property litigation.

Thereafter, she began working as a legal consultant for artists, designers, musicians, films, arts organizations, and art collectors. She also serves as a mediator for MediateArt, a program run by Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. In addition, she serves as a cultural heritage expert for the Manhattan DA's Office.

Leila served as the Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Cultural Heritage Law from 2013-2015.


  • –present
    Attorney and professor of art law and crime , Fordham University


  • 2006 
    Boston College , JD