Rapid Response Details + Cost

Generally, $100 / hour.

  • Many consults take just 15 to 30 minutes — $25 to $50;

  • Substantial discounts (up to 50%) and pro bono (free) guidance for qualifying individuals (such as students and emerging artists); let’s chat.

  • If you feeI I didn’t add value, I don’t charge.

  • You can be anywhere in the world;

  • Reach me how you want — text, Instagram, email, phone;

  • Leave your message anytime;

  • I respond by phone, usually in hours;

  • If you need a specialist, I help you find one;

  • Pay right after we talk — Venmo, Paypal, Google, or Apple.

  • The goal is for all creatives + artists to afford this. Let’s make this work for everyone.


Adam Wilson

(207) 699-9957 — text / phone

adam.daley.wilson@gmail.com — email

Instagram @adamwilsonartlaw — DM / IG chat



I’m both an artist and a lawyer —


20 years of legal experience; Stanford Law; federal appellate clerkship; mediator of about 200 disputes + lawsuits; 6 years as an emerging painter + conceptual artist.


  • Practiced business litigation, ADR, intellectual property (IP), copyright, trade secrets, contract, and antitrust (economics, pricing, markets, and anti-competitive conduct) at top US law firms based in San Francisco, Washington, DC, and LA;

  • Clients were individuals + Silicon Valley startups + Fortune 500 companies;

  • Mediated about 200 small business disputes and lawsuits;

  • Negotiated the avoidance / prevention / resolution of hundreds of other issues and disputes;

  • Federal judicial clerkship — U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (Philadelphia);

  • J.D., Stanford Law School, 1999; Law Review; Moot Court;

  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1994;

  • More information about my legal background is here.


  • 6 six years so far as an emerging artist;

  • Last exhibition: By invitation, as a featured guest artist, TOAF New York, Nov 2018. Two large-scale visual installations + conceptual video + performance art;

  • Placement of last work: Manhattan, large-scale print, approx. five figures, via a Manhattan art consultancy;

  • Interdisciplinary artist — large-scale text oil paintings, installations, and prints; conceptual art; conceptual video; New Genres performance art — more here;

  • Works sell internationally; large-scale text-based oils sell in the low five figures; signed prints at 5 figures; small gestural drawings between $1.5k and $2.5k (end 2018);

  • Works in US + international private + corporate collections;

  • 4 showings in New York + London (juried or by invitation);

  • Personally negotiate all issues for all sales / contracts with collectors, art consultancies, and corporate acquisitions;

  • Experience in New York, Los Angeles, and London markets.


Adam Wilson

(207) 699-9957


Instagram @adamwilsonartlaw

The Historic Marlborough Building | 180 High St #14 | Portland Maine 04101 Two blocks from the Portland Museum of Art and one block from the Westin Harborview Hotel in the Arts District of downtown Portland Maine.


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