Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

Legal Writing Institute—13 States!

The Legal Writing Institute offers one-day workshops on three topics in thirteen states: The Evolving Legal Writing Classroom Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ Dec. 6, 2013 St. Louis University, St….

Capital Area Legal Writing Conference—Washington, DC

The University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law and Howard University School of Law will co-host the Fourth Annual Capital Area Legal Writing Conference on…

Teaching Research Skills to Law Students—London, UK

The Higher Education Academy presents Teaching Research Skills to Law Students: A Workshop on Best Practice Feb. 5, 2014, at the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies. Rosemary Auchmuty and Jules…

Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference – Las Vegas, NV

Proposals are invited for the Fourteenth Annual Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference, which will be held on March 28-29, 2014, at the UNLV Boyd School of Law in Las Vegas,…

Law, Language and Discourse—Xi’an, China

The Northwest University of Political Science & Law, Xi’an, China, hosts The Fourth International Conference on Law, Language and Discourse / the Eighth Conference of China Association of Forensic Linguistics…

Call for Papers: Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD invites submission of articles for its Volume 11 (Fall 2014) issue. LC&R’s mission is to advance the study of professional legal writing, broadly defined, and…

New Deadline: Social Justice Collaborations in the Legal Writing Curriculum – Philadelphia, PA

The Legal Writing Institute will host a one-day workshop titled Social Justice Collaborations in the Legal Writing Curriculum June 29, 2014, from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.. Proposals are welcome, exploring…

Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference—Philadelphia, PA

The Legal Writing Institute holds the 16th Biennial LWI Conference June 29 – July 2, 2014, in Philadelphia. What’s Standard: Presentations on legal writing teaching, scholarship, and professional development. Tracks…

Global Legal Skills Conference – Verona, Italy

The next Global Legal Skills Conference (GLS-9) will be held May 21-23, 2014, at the University of Verona School of Law. im

Call for Papers: Teaching Plain Language

Clarity, the international association promoting plain legal language, is seeking submissions for Issue No. 70 of its journal (Clarity), scheduled for publication November 2013. The theme for this issue is…