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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

“Appellate Court Issues Opinion on Conflict Minerals Rule — Portions of District Court Decision Affirmed and Portions Reversed,” SRZ Client Alert, April 14, 2014 (co-author)

“SEC Releases Additional Conflict Minerals FAQs — An Overview for Issuers and Audit Professionals,” SRZ Client Alert, April 8, 2014 (co-author)

“European Commission Proposes EU Conflict Minerals Legislation — Takeaways for U.S. Registrants and Other Companies,” SRZ Client Alert, March 5, 2014 (co-author)


Selected Speaking Engagements

“An Update on the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative of the EICC and GeSI,” SRZ Advanced Conflict Minerals Rule Compliance Series Webinar, April 2014

“Conflict Minerals,” FMI 2014 Legal Conference, April 2014

“The New Conflict Minerals Reporting Template, Version 3.0,” SRZ Advanced Conflict Minerals Rule Compliance Series Webinar, April 2014


Other Distinctions

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