Michael Riela is a Partner at Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP. Michael advises clients in complex data privacy, cybersecurity, corporate restructuring, M&A, financing, and litigation matters. He assists clients in identifying, evaluating, and managing risks associated with their data privacy and security practices. He advises clients on various U.S. federal and state privacy and data security laws and rules. He is also an experienced business attorney, advising clients in general corporate, finance, and litigation matters, including negotiating and drafting complex commercial contracts.
Michael is a frequent author and speaker. He is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey, as well as the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Second and Third circuits. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics from UCLA and a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan.