A graduate of Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Mary Lee Herrington advises creative entrepreneurs on the legal needs of their creative small businesses.

In addition to several years experience in corporate transactional law, Mary is also an entrepreneur who founded and operated an event planning company in London. Her company produced events in foreign destinations throughout Europe, regularly traversing cultural differences and language barriers and managing teams of domestic and international event vendors for her clients’ highly personalized and luxurious wedding celebrations. She has worked with luxury event vendors based in New York, California, England, France, Ireland, and Pennsylvania.

Throughout the years, her event planning company, Mary Lee Herrington Celebrations (formerly Forever & Ever Events), was featured in major publications, including Martha Stewart Living, Martha Stewart Weddings, Harper’s Bazaar, Style Me Pretty, Once Wed, and You & Your Wedding Magazine. For her experience as a solopreneur, Mary has been interviewed by The New York Times and CNN Money. Her online events portfolio is available to view on this site here.

As a legal consultant, Mary has advised event planners, event designers & stylists, photographers, agencies, stationery companies, graphic design firms, and catering companies, among many others, on issues ranging from business formation, contracts law, intellectual property, employment and freelance hiring, to joint ventures.

Mary can be reached via her legal consultancy at Mary Lee Herrington, Esq.

Photography credit: Judy Pak

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