Peter A. Carfagna
Visiting Professor of Law
Peter A. Carfagna is Chairman/CEO of Magis, LLC, a privately owned sports marketing, management and investment company, including family ownership of the Lake County Captains, Cleveland Indians Class A Affiliate. From 1994-2005, Professor Carfagna served as Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel of International Management Group (IMG) and was Senior Partner at Jones Day LLP before that.
Professor Carfagna graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard College in 1975, having played Varsity Football 1972-1975. Professor Carfagna was then a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford, graduating M.A. with Honours in Jurisprudence/Law in 1977. He has more than thirty years of experience as a top talent in the legal profession, and service at the top levels of corporate governance. Professor Carfagna teaches Sports Law and Entertainment Law at Ave Maria School of Law and is a past member of the Law School’s Board of Governors. Professor Carfagna and his wife Rita, and their 4 adult children, reside in the Cleveland, Ohio area.