Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

Legal Writing Institute (LWI)

Call for Papers: LWI Second Draft

The Board of Editors of The Second Draft invites submissions for the Spring 2018 issue on any topic related to legal writing and research. Although we welcome submissions on various topics, we…


Request for Proposals — Legal Writing Conference — Hartford, CT

The New England Consortium of Legal Writing Teachers (NECLWT) will hold its annual conference on October 27, 2017, at the University of Connecticut School of Law in Hartford, Connecticut. The…

Legal Writing Institute (LWI)

Legal Writing Institute Conference – Milwaukee, WI

Marquette University School of Law will host the 18th Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute from July 11-14, 2018.

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Free Webinar: Data-Driven Storytelling

Data Driven Storytelling: A Deep Dive into Storytelling Techniques is not explicitly aimed at legal scholars but some might find it helpful: The American Association for the Advancement of Science…

Masaryk University Faculty of Law

Int’l Conf. on Alternative Methods of Argumentation in Law – Brno, Czech Republic

The Department of Legal Theory (Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno) presents the biannual International Conference on Alternative Methods of Argumentation in Law Oct. 27, 2017. Abstracts are due July…

Tilburg University

CFP: Quality of Legal Research, Rethinking Legal Scholarship

Tilburg Law Review invites article submissions for its Spring 2018 special issue entitled “A Call for Quality.” Abstracts are due by June 15, 2017. This issue marks the start of…

Biennial LWI Conference

Call for Papers: Biennial LWI Conference – Milwaukee, WI

The Program Committee for the 18th Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute invites proposals for its conference that takes place at the Marquette University School of Law on July 11-14, 2018….

American Association of Law Schools

Call for Proposals: Teaching Students to Help Social Justice Practitioners – San Diego, CA

The AALS Section on Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research (LWRR) is seeking proposals for two sessions at the 2018 AALS Annual Meeting that is scheduled for January 3-6, 2018 in…

University of North Carolina School of Law

Carolinas Legal Writing Colloquium–Chapel Hill, NC

The UNC School of Law will host the 2017 Carolinas Colloquium on May 19, 2017. The Carolinas Colloquium is a biennial regional conference focused on legal research and writing. Registration…

2017 ALWD Conference

CFP: ALWD Innovative Teaching Workshop – Minneapolis, MN

In advance of its annual meeting, ALWD invites participants for a half-day teaching workshop on July 19, 2017, from 9am-1:30pm. Breakfast and lunch will be included. There is no fee…