Leslie Wright is the Vice President and Director of the Trusts & Estates Department at Bonhams. She joined the company in 1994 and now leads the Trusts & Estates team in North America, with staff in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and regional offices throughout the US. In addition, she heads the Los Angeles office and oversees day-to-day operations of the saleroom.
Wright manages and develops relationships with trust & estate attorneys, trust officers, wealth managers, certified public accountants and other fiduciary and professional advisors internationally. She also serves as chief liaison between the company and the estate planning community, where she frequently lectures before organisations, including the Hawaiian Tax Institute. Wright has been published in The Estate Analyst, a scholarly journal of the estate planning community.
During her tenure, Wright has been involved in securing property from numerous estates and collections, including The Silverman Museum Collection and the Estate of Sir Daniel Donohue.
Wright holds a BA in History from the University of California at Berkeley.