In business as in marriage, nobody likes to deal with the prenup. But somebody’s got to do it, and in fashion, that somebody is often attorney Elizabeth Q. Pearce.
...Betsy…is often the first person a designer contacts when it’s time to sign a contract.
Imagine you’re a designer with talent dripping from your fingertips - Gucci wants you. Prada wants you. You want Elizabeth Pearce...” “…the fashion lawyer extraordinaire…
Fashion’s Top Legal Eagle: If you’re a designer thinking about a liaison with a major luxury conglomerate, or a fashion CEO whose company is being courted by a private equity firm, you’ve certainly heard of Betsy Pearce - and very likely have dealt with her. Or plan to.
Fashion’s 50 Most Powerful: … Pearce is the business mind behind some of fashion’s biggest deals.
The Legal Eagle of Fashion. Betsy’s nearly a bottomless fount of wisdom when it comes to the serious business of fashion.
...Clients including designers Nicolas Ghesquiere of Balenciaga, Lars Nilsson of Nina Ricci and Hussein Chalayan count on Pearce to maximize take-home pay, secure the weekend pied-a-terre and diplomatically negotiate the prickly question of corporate prenuptials...
With a client list that reads like a who’s who of the fashion world, New York lawyer Betsy Pearce is the consummate industry insider. Her ability to navigate the process of placing value on creativity has positioned her as one of the most sought after advisors in the business.