Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has hired partner Michael Ringler to its corporate practice in Palo Alto. 

Ringler focuses on M&A transactions in the technology and life sciences sectors. 

He was previously a partner with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. 

Ringler is recognised as a 'Highly Regarded' attorney in California by IFLR1000 United States