Angela focuses on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance, in addition to handling general corporate matters. She advises clients, including public companies, on a broad range of corporate and securities matters, including securities law compliance, disclosure and periodic reporting, and corporate governance matters. Angela also advises a number of nonprofit organizations on general corporate law matters, as well as state and federal tax-exempt status.
In 2017, Angela was named as one of Massachusetts Lawyers’ Weekly’s Top Women of Law, and in 2015 she also was named as one of Ten Outstanding Young Leaders by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. While attending Boston University School of Law, she was an active member of the Black Law Students Association, serving as vice president and president during her second and third years, respectively. She also served as an articles editor for the Journal of Science and Technology Law. In April 2010, the Boston University School of Law Black Law Students Association awarded Angela its Young Alumni Award in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the legal community, including the students of the BU BLSA. In April 2014, Boston University School of Law awarded Ms. Gomes its Alumni Pro Bono Award in appreciation of her commitment to pro bono work. Angela served as president of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association from April 2015 to April 2016. She also serves on the board of directors of a number of nonprofit organizations.
Angela is co-chair of the firm’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee.
Bar & Court Admissions
- New York
- J.D., Boston University School of Law
- B.A., Boston University
- Past President, Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association (2015 - 2016)
Awards & Honors
- The Legal 500 U.S., 2020
- Rising Star, Minority Corporate Counsel Association (2019)
- "Top Women of Law," Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (2017)
- One of Ten Outstanding Young Leaders by the Boston Chamber of Commerce (2015)
- Boston University School of Law Alumni Pro Bono Award (2014)
Press ReleaseJune 10, 2020
Minority Corporate Counsel AssociationOctober 9, 2019
Angela Gomes selected as member of Steering Committee for the Beacon Award for Diversity & InclusionBoston Bar AssociationOctober 1, 2019
Sullivan Press ReleaseSeptember 4, 2019
Seminars & Presentations
- Strength in Numbers: Celebrating African-American Representation in the Law
Massachusetts Black Women Attorneys (February 26, 2020)