Lucet combines extensive experience of how the creative industries operate with in-depth knowledge of legal and business issues in the UK, Europe, China and the US.
We provide a bespoke, solutions-based and flexible service to start-ups, artists and galleries, digital innovators, social enterprises and charities, private companies, and philanthropic initiatives.
Lucet specialisms include:
Established by lawyer Helen Sunderland-Cohen in 2017 out of a personal passion for the arts and new ideas, Lucet lights the way for pioneering and creative commercial ventures. Recent clients include an award-winning animation studio, a documentary film producer, a blue-chip contemporary art gallery, and a private collection of antique cartography.
Helen has over 15 years’ experience as a trusted advisor to clients ranging from Fortune100 companies to start-ups in Europe, China, the UK and the US. She consults for founders, creators and entities on business ventures, with her own investment activity providing a unique perspective.
Helen holds a BA in History & East Asian Studies from Bryn Mawr College, a JD from the University of Washington, and a Master’s in Museum Studies from Harvard’s Extension School. She serves on the board of trustees of the City & Guilds School of Art in London, and on the boards of a Swiss family office and the Richard Taittinger Gallery in New York. Helen is qualified as a lawyer in New York and the UK. Based in London, she has lived in Switzerland, Australia, the US and China, and regularly spends time in Israel.
We support initiatives with social value but without big budgets or scaled-up infrastructure, providing cost-efficient or pro bono advice to founders, creatives,charities, start-ups, or those rethinking their models.
As a firm believer in the value of community, the arts and culture, LucetCreative offers a friendly sounding-board. We help with issues such as analysing business ideas, flagging issues and planning responses, exploring synergies, and makingintroductions.
To find out if we might be able to help, please contact us.