Start Art Legal

A Law practice

For Artists & Creative Professionals

As a member of the California Lawyers for the Arts Modest Means Incubator Program, Start Art Legal provides affordable, discounted, and pro-bono legal aid to Artists and Creative Professionals throughout CA. 

Whether you need help with a contract, the formation of a business, copyright or trademark registration, or just have legal questions about your art practice or business, Start Art Legal strives to be your "one-stop" legal resource.

From its physical location in the California Lawyers for the Arts office in Berkeley, CA, Start Art Legal uses technology and flexibility to represent clients throughout the state with Intellectual Property matters, Art Business careers and management, and Art Market transactions.

Whether you’re a Painter, Street Artist, Sculptor, Photographer, Composer, Musician, Performer, Designer, or small business Owner, Start Art Legal can provide the solutions to your business and legal questions. Start Art Legal offers a wide range of services that vary in price and complexity, enabling customized support to meet your individual needs, concerns, and budget.

Get in touch today to set up a consultation to see whether Start Art Legal is right for you.