University of Michigan, B.A. 1967
University of Michigan Law School, J.D. 1970
Banking and Finance
Corporate and Business Law
1971, Rhode Island
Business, corporate, M&A and finance comprise the core of Ernie’s practice. He practiced as an Associate and Partner with Adler Pollock & Sheehan Incorporated for 17 years before becoming involved as a co-founder, principal, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of The Lincoln Group Incorporated, a multinational manufacturer of coated products.
While at The Lincoln Group, Ernie led numerous acquisitions and dispositions, including a major investment in the company by a leading private equity group and a premier insurance company. He was also involved in the operations of the business, including manufacturing and marketing and sales.
Ernie was a co-founder and principal of Manchester Humphreys, a private merchant banker that was involved in over 30 corporate transactions and is a co-founder and principal of Management Capital, LLC, a private equity firm focused on control investments in middle market companies.
Ernie brings a real-world approach to his practice and provides insight and advice tempered by both his legal and business experience.
Rhode Island Bar Association