Jessica Wessel is a Vice President of business development at Gurr Johns, Inc., an international appraisal and advisory firm, where she assists private collectors and institutions with the valuation and disposition of art and other assets. In this role, Jessica works closely with insurance brokers and carriers, as well as private banks and family offices, to provide clients with comprehensive appraisal and collection management services.
Prior to joining Gurr Johns in 2014, Jessica practiced corporate law at Herrick, Feinstein LLP, where she also advised clients on a range of transactional art law matters, including advice with respect to art funds and art loans. Jessica received her JD from Villanova University School of Law and her BBA from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. She is admitted to the practice of law in New York.
Jessica serves on the Arts & Records Committee of the Inland Marine Underwriters Association and is a member of the Junior Associates of the Museum of Modern Art in New York.