Ernest D. Humphreys | Partner

Ernest D. Humphreys


University of Michigan, B.A. 1967
University of Michigan Law School, J.D. 1970

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance
Corporate and Business Law
Employment Law


1970, Michigan
1971, Rhode Island

Contact Information

Phone: 401-331-5700
Fax: 401-331-5787
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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.

Professional Associations

  •  Rhode Island Bar Association