Biography

Jane A. Levine is EVP, Chief Global Compliance Counsel and Head of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Sotheby’s. Prior to joining Sotheby’s in 2006, Ms. Levine was an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, where she prosecuted criminal and civil matters involving money laundering, theft, fraud and forgery in the art and antiquities market. She teaches Art and Cultural Heritage Law at Columbia Law School and has written and lectured on art law subjects, including international trafficking in stolen art and artifacts. Ms. Levine is also a frequent speaker on compliance topics including information security and anti-money laundering. In 2011, President Obama named Ms. Levine to be a member of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee. Ms. Levine also serves on the Board of Trustees for YAI, a non-profit organization which serves people of all ages with developmental, learning and physical disabilities or delays throughout the greater New York metropolitan area. Ms. Levine received a B.A. from Brown University and her J.D. from New York University School of Law.