Alumni with standing with Dean Klein in the Commons during Law Alumni Weekend 2023.

Alumni Events

The Law Alumni Engagement and Development team is hitting the road! Law alumni receptions are coming to a city near you! All invitations will be sent via email based on geographic location, so make sure your information is up-to-date with our office. You can do that HERE or via Wake Network!  More events are being planned so check back here often. If you’d like to host an event (in-person or virtual) for your city or for an affinity/identity group, please contact Megan Ratley at

Where are we going next?

Don’t miss the invitations to these spring and summer 2024 alumni events! Update your contact information in Wake Network before we head your way! We’ll continue to update this page as plans come together for the events below, including all the details and links to register!

Charlotte, NC | Law Alumni Reception | NCBA Annual Meeting (RSVP HERE)
Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Do you live in the Charlotte area or will you be attending the NCBA Annual Meeting? Please join us for a Wake Forest Law alumni reception during the NCBA Annual Meeting at the Charlotte Convention Center. Enjoy food and drinks with fellow alumni and hear updates from Dean Andy Klein.

Virtual Event | Online Book Chat: How Government Built America (RSVP HERE)
Wednesday, June 26 | 11:00 a.m. ET
The Center for Progressive Reform is hosting an author discussion and Q&A with Wake Forest Law Professor Sidney Shapiro and Joe Tomain on Wednesday, June 26 at 11 a.m. Eastern to promote their new book, How Government Built America.

John’s Island, SC | Law Alumni Reception (RSVP HERE)
Wednesday, July 24, 2024 | 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Do you live in the Charleston area or will you be attending the NCBA Trust and Estates Meeting? Join Mark (JD ’90) and Maureen Filburn (P ’19) as they host Lowcountry area Law alumni at Voysey’s at Cassique. Enjoy food and drinks with fellow alumni and hear updates from Dean Andy Klein.

Raleigh, Charlotte, & Winston-Salem | Summer Happy Hours
Tuesday, July 23 and Thursday, August 1 | 5:30- 7:30 p.m.
Join local Law alumni, current Law students summering in the city, and new incoming Law students in the area for an evening of networking and socializing! 2 free drink tickets per attendee! Register below next to the city where you’ll attend.
Charlotte, NC | Tuesday, July 23 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (RSVP FOR CHARLOTTE)
Raleigh, NC | Tuesday, July 23 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (RSVP FOR RALEIGH)
Winston-Salem, NC | Thursday, August 1 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (RSVP FOR WINSTON)

Save the Date: Law Alumni & Homecoming Weekend | September 13-15, 2024
Law alumni and their families are invited back to campus for a weekend of festivities, and Law School classes ending in 4 or 9 will celebrate their reunions. Registration will open in mid-July and will be sent via email. Don’t miss out – update your contact information on Wake Network and check the Law Alumni Weekend and Homecoming website often!

If you would like to plan a virtual or in-person event in your area or for an affinity/identity group or legal practice area, please contact Megan Ratley, Director for Law Alumni Engagement, at or 336-758-3478.