Lena J. Wong is Compliance Counsel for Sotheby’s and is based in New York. Prior to joining Sotheby’s in 2017, Lena was an associate at a premier boutique litigation firm, Schindler Cohen & Hochman LLP in New York, and a member of the firm’s Art Law Group. She previously practiced at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP’s London office, where she specialized in international commercial arbitration and international litigation. Lena also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Ellen Gesmer of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, First Judicial Department. Lena received her B.A. in Art History from UCLA and her J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law. She has an advanced knowledge of French, working knowledge of Italian and Cantonese, and basic knowledge of Mandarin.