Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference – Tempe, AZ

Spring (Legal Writing) Training, the 2009 Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference, will be March 13-14, 2009, at the Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law, Arizona State University. Proposals are due…

Legal Writing Through a Rhetorical Lens – San Diego

Mercer University School of Law hosts Legal Writing Through a Rhetorical Lens, Jan. 6, 2009, at the Hilton San Diego, Gaslamp Quarter. The event is supported by the Legal Writing…

Teaching Legal Writing in Southern Africa – Pretoria

APPEAL (Academics Promoting the Pedagogy of Effective Advocacy in Law) and the University of Pretoria Faculty of Law will hold a Conference on Promoting the Teaching of Legal Writing in…

Last week (Dec. 5, 2008), St. John’s University School of Law hosted Practice Meets Pedagogy: Views from the Bench, Bar, and Academy on Law School Graduates’ Legal Research and Writing…

Legal Writing Institute 2012 – Desert Springs, CA

The Legal Writing Institute‘s 2012 Biennial Conference will take place at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa in Desert Springs, California, from May 29 to June 1, 2012.

Legal Writing Institute 2010 – Marco Island, FL

The Legal Writing Institute Board of Directors has selected the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort for the site of the 2010 Biennial Conference (June 27-30, 2010). Conference planning is underway.

Professionalization of Legal Writing Programs – Kansas City, MO

The Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) holds its biennial conference at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law July 16-18, 2009. The theme is Professionalization of Legal Writing…

October 28th Colloquia/Workshops

Lewis and Clark        Rob Truman (Electronic Information Services), Legal Research Online: What’s New, Updated and Where We Are Heading Stetson        Pete Fitzgerald (Stetson Law), Beyond the PowerPoint: Animation in the…

Applied Storytelling in Law – Portland, OR

Once Upon a Legal Time, Chapter Two: Applied Storytelling in Law – Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon, July 22-24, 2009. The call for papers deadline is Dec. 8,…

Ideology and the Rule of Law – New York

The Legal Writing Institute lists the following conference, but I haven’t been able to find anything further: “Ideology and the Rule of Law.” The International Institute for Legal Writing and…