December 1, 2022

Volume XII, Number 335

Daniel A. Cohen

Dan's practice encompasses decades of experience working with educational institutions and their athletics departments.

Dan has counseled universities, colleges, medical institutions, and other educational institutions regarding Title IX athletics and sexual misconduct matters, athletics strategic planning, NCAA compliance, litigation, labor and employment, school and university law, and sports law.

With more than 20 years’ experience in higher education athletics matters, Dan's Title IX practice is extensive. He performs athletics audits and compliance reviews, develops strategic planning initiatives, and represents schools in NCAA investigations and appeals. In Title IX sexual misconduct matters, Dan drafts policies and procedures, leads extensive sexual misconduct investigation and adjudication training, and conducts investigations. He also litigates Title IX athletics and sexual misconduct matters on behalf of schools, including defending colleges against class actions and investigations by the federal Office for Civil Rights.


Interviewed as a "gender equity expert" by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Dan has been appointed by two states to represent their public universities in Title IX matters. He has represented universities in every Power Five conference as well as top research institutions in 14 states in Title IX matters in the last two years.

Dan is a frequent industry speaker, giving presentations to NACDA, NACUA, NACWAA, Win AD, and various collegiate athletic conferences. He has also conducted Title IX sexual misconduct training to two state college systems and multiple schools.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Daniel A. Cohen