Angela Gomes was promoted to Counsel, as recently announced by BLG Member Firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Ms. Gomes focuses on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance, in addition to handling general corporate matters. In 2015, she was named as one of the “Ten Outstanding Young Leaders” by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. While attending Boston University School of Law, Ms. Gomes 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. Ms. Gomes is the Immediate Past President of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association. She also serves on the board of directors of a number of nonprofit organizations. The BLG appreciates Angela’s participation in all BLG programs including her commitment to our Mentor Program.