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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

“Conflict Minerals Diligence,” Practical Law, February 2015 (co-author)

“New FAR Rule Requires Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to Implement Compliance Programs Relating to Human Trafficking, Including Due Diligence,” SRZ Client Alert, Feb. 6, 2015

“AICPA Issues Additional Conflict Minerals Audit Guidance: An Overview and Suggested Action Items for Registrants,” SRZ Client Alert, Jan. 29, 2015 (co-author)


Selected Speaking Engagements

“Conflict Minerals: Compliance and Disclosure in an Environment of Rising Expectations,” Crowe Horwath Webinar, April 2015

AIA Conflict Minerals Working Group, April 2015

“The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative —  A 2015 Update,” SRZ Advanced Conflict Minerals Rule Compliance Series Webinar, March 2015


Other Distinctions

Named among the Top 15 in the Assent Compliance 100 Most Influential
    People in Conflict Minerals — 2015 List
New York Super Lawyers — New York Metro Top 100 Lawyers (2012-13)
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, 2010)
High Yield Bond Deal of the Year (International Financial Review, 2009)
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