VP General Counsel and Secretary, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., J.D., Harvard
Lesley Rosenthal is the Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the author of the bestselling book,
Lesley Rosenthal is the Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the author of the bestselling book, Good Counsel: Meeting the Legal Needs of Nonprofits.
Professor Rosenthal manages all legal aspects of Lincoln
Professor Rosenthal chairs Charity Corps: Lawyers Helping Nonprofits, a joint initiative of the New York State Bar Association and the State Attorney General's Charities Bureau to encourage more pro bono legal service to charities. The New York State Bar Association presented her with its President's Pro Bono Service Award in 2012 for her leadership of Charity Corps.
She also serves on the governing bodies and the Audit Committees of the New York State Bar Association and its Foundation, and in 2006-2007 chaired the 2,600-member NYSBA Commercial & Federal Litigation Section. For 13 years she was in private practice as a business, litigation, and technology lawyer at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in
Professor Rosenthal was named Counsel of the Year for Excellence in Arts Law by the Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel in 2012. She was honored by the
Professor Rosenthal graduated from