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Cultural heritage lawyer Rick St. Hilaire is a litigator, legal counselor, and former chief
prosecutor who is an experienced and respected attorney.  He has been practicing
law since 1993.

Attorney St. Hilaire has spoken across the globe on the topic of cultural property law, and he has been interviewed or consulted by NBC, The New York Times, USA Today, The Art Newspaper, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Public Radio International, and other news outlets.  He writes the award winning blog Cultural Heritage Lawyer.

Since 2000, Attorney St. Hilaire has devoted special attention to cultural property law and policy, particularly with regard to international and federal antiquities laws and to museum administration and risk management.  Attorney St. Hilaire's law practice includes international and domestic cultural property law, museum law, cultural institutions risk management, and legal counsel to arts organizations. Cases handled include provenance due diligence, antiquities and fine art repatriation, collections loss prevention, stolen art, museum administration, deeds of gift, seizure issues, and more.

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This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented on this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of an attorney-client relationship.  Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome and depend on the facts of each matter.

Attorney St. Hilaire practices cultural property law, cultural heritage law, museum law, cultural resources law, cultural institutions risk management, and arts organizatons law.  Cases handled include art theft, museum administration, antiquities repatriation claims, provenance and title, art and antiquities accessions and deaccessions, museum risk management, and many other art, cultural heritage law, and cultural property legal matters.  Painting credit: Jennifer Amadeo-Holl; used with permission.
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Leadership and Memberships

• Adjunct Professor, Cultural Property Law,
Plymouth State University 

• Certified Institutional Protection Manager
 Int'l Foundation for Cultural Property Protection

• Board of Director,
Lawyers' Cmte. for Cultural Heritage Preservation

• Cultural Heritage Policy Committee, AIA

• Past Coordinator, Legal Issues in Conservation
  ICOM Conservation Committee

• Former Vice Chair,
  ABA Art and Cultural Heritage Law Committee
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Rick St. Hilaire is among those featured in Joshua Knelman's book,
Hot Art: Chasing Thieves and Detectives through the Secret World of Stolen Art .
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The Cultural Heritage Lawyer blog was featured on France24 and The Hindu.
Cultural Heritage Lawyer blog is one of the Top 25 Blogs for international law.

Rick St. Hilaire recently provided commentary on ABC Radio Australia, PRI's The World and The New York Times.