Karren Shorofsky is an attorney and art historian who has spent most of her career focused on legal issues related to the arts, emerging technology, and museums and other nonprofit institutions.

After working with the general counsel of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, Karren practiced at major San Francisco law firms for more than a decade. Karren teaches a variety of courses, including Art Law, Copyright, and Museums and the Law, as well as the graduate internship course in museum studies.

Yale Law School, JD
San Francisco State University, MA in Art History
Brown University, BA in Art History
Awards & Distinctions

Hon. Ira A. Brown Adjunct Faculty Award by USF School of Law, 2021