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Michael R. Littenberg

919 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
United States of America
P: +1 212.756.2524

Michael R. Littenberg, a partner in the New York office, specializes in corporate finance and ongoing securities law compliance, mergers & acquisitions, and venture capital transactions.

Michael is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars, has authored numerous articles and is frequently quoted as an expert in the business and specialty press on topics pertaining to his areas of expertise. Michael is listed in Who's Who in Securities Law and in New York Super Lawyers for securities and corporate finance. He received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Tulane University Law School, where he was an editor of the Tulane Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif, and his B.S. from Indiana University.

Selected Publications

“Petitions Filed to Overturn Decision in Conflict Minerals Rule Litigation,” SRZ Client Alert, Oct. 2, 2015 (co-author); republished in AIAG newsletter, Oct. 6, 2015

“To Audit or Not to Audit? Learn If a Conflict Minerals IPSA Is Right for You,” August 2015 (contributor)

“D.C. Circuit Panel Reaffirms Conflict Minerals Rule Decision,” SRZ Client Alert, Aug. 18, 2015 (co-author); republished in Diamond District Monthly, October 2015


Selected Speaking Engagements

“Legal and SEC Enforcement Update,” Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation Conflict Minerals Forum, October 2015

Medical Device/Pharma Conflict Minerals Industry Group Webinar, September 2015

European Union Conflict Minerals Rule: Preparing for Compliance Webinar, September 2015


Other Distinctions

Top 15 Most Influential People in Conflict Minerals — Assent Compliance
New York Super Lawyers — New York Metro Top 100 Lawyers (2012-2015)
New York Super Lawyers — Securities and Corporate Finance (multiple years)
Investment Dealers' Digest Who's Who in Securities Law
Deal of the Year, U.S. Public Debt (Marine Money)
High Yield Bond Deal of the Year (International Financial Review)
The John Whittenberger Society, Board of Directors
Complinet Editorial Advisory Board
Law360 Corporate Finance Advisory Board (Past)
Chair, Manhattan Chamber of Commerce (Past)
Annual Fund Chair, Tulane Law School (Past)

Bar Admissions

  • New York


  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1990
    • Associate Editor, Tulane Law Review
    • Order of the Coif
  • Indiana University, B.S., 1987