Michael S. Kraut


Michael S. Kraut represents clients in complex securities and commercial litigation, and government enforcement actions. He represents banks, trust companies, registered investment advisers, hedge funds, broker-dealers, public issuers, and their officers and directors in civil litigation; and in investigations by the US Department of Justice (DOJ), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), self-regulatory organizations, and state securities regulators. He also counsels clients on sensitive internal investigations and a range of regulatory and compliance issues. Clients describe Michael as “creative, thoughtful, and knowledgeable,” noted for his “knowledge of changing trustee practices based on industry developments and case law evolution.”