Shari Helaine Littan, CPA-JD, is a full-time editor and author for GAAP Reporter, available on Thomson Reuters Checkpoint, which helps professionals understand and stay current on financial reporting guidelines. In 2015, she completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Sustainable Business, with commendation, from the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership. Her interest area is the convergence of various sustainability reporting frameworks and integration with traditional financial accounting. Ms. Littan holds a JD from Boston University School of Law and a BS, magna cum laude, from the School of Management at Binghamton University. Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, Ms. Littan was a practicing lawyer in securities and corporate litigation with a focus on matters that address corporate reporting. Her early career includes practice with Big 4 accounting firms.