Judd B. Grossman
Judd Grossman is the Founder and Managing Partner of Grossman LLP. Judd previously was Counsel in the securities litigation practice group of O’Melveny & Myers LLP, before joining the Dontzin Law Firm LLP, an international litigation boutique. Judd has been involved in a number of high-profile art cases, including an art-forgery litigation against the Knoedler Gallery relating to the $17 million sale of a counterfeit Jackson Pollock painting; a federal litigation against Jasper Johns’s former studio assistant arising out of the sale of dozens of stolen Johns artworks; a breach-of-contract and copyright-infringement suit on behalf of famed wildlife photographer, Peter Beard and the Peter Beard Studio; and a lawsuit on behalf of a prominent New York art gallery against a Carnegie Museum trustee arising out of the sale of a Peter Doig painting.
Judd is the Chair of NYCLA’s Art Law Committee, and he previously served as a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Art Law Committee. For each of the past three years, Judd was named a New York Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for Litigation. He graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, where he also received his law degree. Following law school, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. Jerome B. Simandle, Chief Judge for the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.
Judd lives in Manhattan with his wife, Meredith, who is an attending physician in the Pediatrics Department of Mount Sinai Hospital, and their daughters, Eliza and Sydney. Judd is a member of Lincoln Center Education, and he serves on the Board of Directors of Urban Arts Partnership, a nonprofit organization that advances the academic and social development of underserved New York public-school students through arts-integrated education programs.
University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D.
University of Pennsylvania, B.A., cum laude
Hon. Jerome B. Simandle (D.N.J.)