Mike Blankenship focuses his practice on corporate finance, M&A, private equity and securities law matters. He regularly counsels public companies on strategic transactions, capital markets offerings, and general corporate. Mike represents both issuers and underwriters in U.S. and international capital markets transactions, including initial public offerings, and advises on corporate governance and securities market regulation. He has advised numerous clients on many ESG matters, including ESG due diligence and developing and implementing a long-term ESG strategies. He is an editor for and contributor to Winston & Strawn's Capital Markets & Securities Law Watch blog.