Michael R. Littenberg is a partner in the New York office of Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP and heads the firm's public companies practice. Michael has over 20 years of experience representing issuers and underwriters in transactions spanning a wide range of equity and debt products, industries and markets. In addition to his transactional capital markets work, Michael represents issuers and their boards in ongoing U.S. securities law and securities exchange compliance matters and general corporate matters. He also spends a significant portion of his time advising on public and private mergers and acquisitions, representing issuers and investors in venture capital transactions and advising special committees. Michael has authored over 75 articles pertaining to U.S. securities law matters and is frequently quoted in the general business and specialty press on securities law issues.