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Alumni Events and Networking Receptions

Cooley alumni gather nationwide at alumni networking events each year. We are planning in-person and virtual alumni events around the country. See below for more information. If you are interested in hosting an event in your region, let us know! Contact the Alumni Office at [email protected] or at 517-371-5140 ext. 2844 with any questions. 

Upcoming Alumni Events


Florida Alumni & Friends Golf Outing

Join us for our first-ever Florida Alumni & Friends Golf Outing at the Bloomingdale Golfers Club in Valrico, Florida. [Direction]


When: Friday, Nov. 1 Register your team for the first-ever Cooley Florida Alumni & Friends Golf Outing.
Where: Bloomingdale Golfer's Club, Valrico FL Don’t have a team? That is okay. Register as an individual and we will match you up with others to make a team.
What: Four-person team best ball scramble; all skill levels welcome Not able to attend? Consider paying the registration fee to sponsor a current student player or student team.
Fees: $375/team; $100/individual; includes lunch and awards reception Whichever way you are able, we hope you will join us for a great day of golf and feel good knowing you will be supporting student scholarships with the proceeds.
Prizes: Raffle Prizes and Giveaways    Join the fun today!

May 1, 2024
Law Day 2024

Alumni are invited to join in this year's Law Day celebration by attending the Law Day webinar featuring Cooley alumna Hon. Tania Nemer, Judge U.S. Immigration Court, Cleveland, OH.  The webinar will be conducted from Noon to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, and be moderated by Prof. Mike McDaniel. 

In addition to the webinar, alumni are invited to participate in the day of giving by donating to one of the Cooley Law School programs that helps students prepare themselves to be Voices of Democracy.  Several Cooley alumni have pledged matching gifts that will double donations to certain programs.  Visit the Law Day page for more details. 

May 21, 2024
Soifer Memorial Lecture
Athlete Empowerment and the Ever-Changing Landscape of the Intersection of Business and Sports
12:30-2:00 PM
Cooley Law School Tampa Bay Campus - 9445 Camden Field Pwky., Riverview, FL

Join us for the return of the Hower Soifer Memorial Lecture Series in Sports and Entertainment Law. The lecture honors Howard Soifer, 1977 Christiancy Class, and his passion for sports along with his legacy as a tremendous attorney, educator, mentor, and colleague.  

This year's featured speakers are Steve Fantetti, William Gholston, and Rachaad White. They will be addressing Athlete Empowerment and the Ever-Changing Landscape of the Intersection of Business and Sports. Mr. Fantetti is a twice graduate, JD and LLM, of Cooley who is Partner and Vice President of the Institute for Athletes (IFA) and owner of Fantetti Legal LLC. Mr. Gholston and Mr. White both play professional football for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  


Photo of Steven Fantetti
Steven Fantetti
Photo of William Gholston
William Gholston
Photo of Rachaad White
Rachaad White

June 17, 2024
33rd Cooley Golf Classic
Eagle Eye Golf Course, Bath, MI

Mark your calendar to join fellow alumni along with Cooley faculty and staff for the 33rd annual Cooley Golf Classic. The event returns to the Eagle Eye Golf Course which is ranked as one of the top 10 public golf courses in Michigan. 

The outing is a four-person team, best-ball scramble. Those who don't have a four-person team can register individually and be paired with others to form a team.  All proceeds from the outing support the student scholarship fund.  Online registration will become available in March. 

A variety of sponsorship opportunities starting at just $300 are also available. For information contact the Advancement and Alumni Relations Office at [email protected]