Michael N. Christiansen

Michael N. Christiansen

Civis Principia LLC

Las Vegas , NV 89135
Mobile: 310-503-0377
Office: 310-503-0377

Michael Christiansen is an experienced investment banker, corporate executive, and consulting economist. Senior investment banker with 25+ years at Weild & Co., WestPark Capital, Prudential Securities, Seidler Amdec Securities, and Laffer Associates. Advised issuers on over $2 billion of public and private equity transactions, mergers & acquisitions, and strategic advisory engagements, focused on enterprise technology, consumer, retailing, and natural resources.

Senior corporate executive responsibilities include 10+ years with small cap public and private companies in enterprise technology, digital media, and natural resources industry sectors.

Served as chairman of two official committees representing unsecured creditors in bankruptcy litigation, most recently from 2018-2020. In court appearances and depositions, my constellation of knowledge, skills and experience in financial analytics, corporate governance, and economics have been critical to achieving positive outcomes in multiple bankruptcy, family trust, and divorce litigation cases.

Currently serving on Board of Directors of two listed public companies, with audit committee chairmanship. Five years’ service as CFO of FINRA-registered broker-dealer, including participation on commitment and compliance committees.

Currently Senior Managing Director at Weild & Co.
FINRA Series 7, 63, 79, 82 and 99 registrations.

Areas of Expertise
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Interruption
  • Business Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Fraud Investigation
  • Investment Banking
  • Mergers & Acquisitions


Available Upon Request