Angela Gomes is an associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group in the Boston office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where she advises clients on a broad range of corporate and securities matters, including securities law compliance, disclosure and periodic reporting and corporate governance. Angela holds a B.A. in psychology from Boston University and a J.D. from Boston University School of Law, where she served as a member of the Black Law Students Association, as well as president of the Journal of Science and Technology Law. Angela also serves on the Associates Advisory Council of the United Way, the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association, as co-chair of the Affinity Bar Relations Subcommittee of the Boston Bar Association’s Diversity and Inclusion Steering Committee and on the Board of Directors of The Midas Collaborative. Although not a dancer, Angela enjoys the performing arts and is excited to give back to the Boston community by serving on BDA’s board.