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Mike Angelini practices as a trial and business lawyer.
He represents clients in adversary proceedings in the Massachusetts Trial and Appellate Courts and in various Federal District and Circuit Courts. He also regularly represents clients before local, state and federal regulatory and adjudicatory agencies, and counsels financial, insurance, manufacturing, service and academic organizations.
Mike is Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport), former Director of the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hanover Insurance Group, a Director of Commerce Bank and a Director of the University of Massachusetts Medical Center Foundation.
He served as President of the Worcester County Bar Association in 1983 and 1984 and as a member of the Executive Committee of the Association for several years. He is a founding Director of the Worcester County Bar Foundation and a Director of Community Legal Aid. Mike regularly lectures and participates in symposia on a variety of legal topics on behalf of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Worcester County Bar Association, and Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, mostly with respect to matters involving trial practice and the resolution of business disputes.
Mike has twice received the Massachusetts Bar Association's Community Service Award.
He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Mike is a former member of the Executive Committee of the Judicial Nominating Committee of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He was appointed to serve as a member of the Supreme Judicial Court Search Committee, to advise the Governor in connection with appointments to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. He was an appointed member of the Criminal Justice Act Board for the Federal District of Massachusetts and has served as a special prosecutor for the Massachusetts Commission on Judicial Conduct. He served as Co-Chair of Governor-elect Deval Patrick's Transition Committee in 2006.
Mike joined the firm, then known as Bowditch, Gowetz & Lane, in 1968, following his graduation from Duke University School of Law, and was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in November 1968. He was admitted to the Bar of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts in 1970.
Mike has been a partner of Bowditch & Dewey since 1973. He was the firm's Managing Partner from 1990 to 1996 and became the firm's Chairman in 1997.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyers||Top 100 Massachusetts Attorneys||2016|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2016|
|Top 100 Massachusetts Attorneys||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2015|
|Alexis de Tocqueville Award||United Way of Central Massachusetts||2015|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2015|
|Lawyer of the Year||Best Lawyers in America||2014|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2014|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2012|
|Top 100 Massachusetts Attorneys||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2012|
|Best Lawyer||Best Lawyers in America||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2011|
|City of Worcester||Isaiah Thomas Award||2005|
|Community Service Award||American Bar Association||N/A|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport)||Director and Chairman||2010 - Present|
|American College of Trial Lawyers||Fellow||2006 - Present|
|The Hanover Insurance Group||Director and Chairman||2002 - Present|
|Worcester Foundation for Biomedical Research||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Worcester County Law Library Trust||Former Trustee||N/A|
|Bancroft School||Former Trustee||N/A|
|Worcester Memorial Hospital||Former Trustee||N/A|
|Medical Center of Central Massachusetts, Inc.||Former Trustee||N/A|
|Clark University||Former Trustee||N/A|
|Worcester Convention Center Study Committee||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Northborough Housing Authority||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Northborough Municipal Housing Committee||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Northborough Bylaws Committee||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Worcester Area Youth Resources Council||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Worcester Community Services Youth Task Force||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Worcester Social Service Corp.||Former Member||N/A|
|Northborough Zoning Board of Appeals||Former Member||N/A|
|Massachusetts Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee||Former Chairman and Director||N/A|
|United Way of Central Massachusetts||Former President and Director||N/A|
|Worcester Economic Club, Inc.||Former President and Director||N/A|
|University of Massachusetts Medical Center Foundation, Inc.||Director||N/A|
|Commerce Bank & Trust Company||Director||N/A|
|Worcester Municipal Research Bureau, Inc.||Director||N/A|
|Worcester County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Salvation Army Advisory Board||Former Chairman||N/A|
|Flagship Bank & Trust Co.||Former Director||N/A|
|Worcester Area Chamber of Commerce||Former Director||N/A|
|Mechanics Bank||Former Director||N/A|
|Catholic Charities of Worcester||Former Director||N/A|
|Worcester Area Drug Coalition||Former Director||N/A|
|Greater Worcester Community Foundation, Inc.||Former President||N/A|
|Worcester County Bar Association||Former President||N/A|
|Supreme Judicial Court Advisory Committee regarding Code of Judicial Conduct||Former Member||N/A|
|Duke University||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Wesleyan University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|