Michel Bamani is an associate in Sherin and Lodgen LLP’s Corporate Department with broad-based experience in corporate, intellectual property, transactional and bankruptcy law. Michel represents entrepreneurs, emerging growth companies, lenders and investors in a wide range of equity and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and bankruptcy cases. He has advised clients in a variety of industries, including financial services, transportation and nonprofit.
Prior to joining the firm, Michel was assistant counsel at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, where he gained considerable experience negotiating contracts and drafting agreements. While at the Federal Reserve Bank, Michel acted as the Data Privacy Contact and the Assistant Ethics Officer. At the Fed, Michel also co-founded the Black Employee Resource Group and was on the organization committee of United Way.
Michel received his J.D. from Boston University School of Law and holds a B.A. in Psychology and Sociology from Bowdoin College. Michel was born in the Democratic Republic of Congo and is fluent in French, Swahili and Lingala.