Category Archives: Legal Research & Writing

International Association of Forensic Linguistics (IAFL)

Forensic Linguistics – Porto, Portugal

The 13th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists will take place July 10–14, 2017, at the University of Porto. The theme is New Challenges for Forensic Linguists….

International Language and Law Association (ILLA)

Law & Language in World of Media, Globalisation, Conflict – Freiburg, Germany

The International Language and Law Association (ILLA) holds its first international conference of legal linguistics, Language and Law in a World of Media, Globalisation and Social Conflicts, Sept. 7–9, 2017,…

Applied Legal Storytelling

Sixth Biennial Conference on Applied Legal Storytelling – Washington D.C.

American University’s Washington College of Law hosts the Sixth Biennial Conference on Applied Legal Storytelling July 11-13, 2017. The 2017 conference will begin in the late afternoon/early evening of July…

Global Legal Skills Conference, John Marshall Law School

Global Legal Skills Conference – Monterrey, Mexico

The twelfth Global Legal Skills Conference (GLS-12), presented by John Marshall Law School, will be held at the Facultad Libre de Derecho de Monterrey March 15–17, 2017, with an optional…

Stetson Law

CFP: Southeast Regional Legal Writing Conference – Gulfport, Florida

Stetson University Institute for the Advancement of Legal Communication and its legal writing faculty invite proposals for presentations at the Southeast Regional Legal Writing Conference, “Legal Writing in 3-D: Discourse, Disciple, and Doctrine.”…

Legal Writing Institute (LWI)

CFP: Rethinking Research

The Second Draft invites submissions for the Fall 2017 issue, on the theme Rethinking Research. Submissions are due by March 14, 2017. See second-draft-fall-2017-call-for-submissions. The Second Draft is a publication…

Legal Writing Institute (LWI)

Legal Writing Inst. 1-Day Workshops — 7 Cities

The Legal Writing Institute is sponsoring one-day workshops at eight law schools and online. The workshops are as follows: Tulane University School of Law, Preparing Practice Ready Students, Dec. 2…

"Writing Prize" with picture of three pens

Penny Pether Law & Language Scholarship Award

Nominations of articles published Sept. 2015 to Sept. 2016 are invited for the Penny Pether Law and Language Scholarship Award 2016. The deadline is Nov. 30, 2016. A passionate advocate…

Touro Law (Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center)

Teaching in the Age of Digital Law Practice – Long Island, NY

The Legal Writing Institute’s One-Day Workshop Committee is soliciting proposals for an online One Day Workshop at Touro Law Center.  This Workshop will be held exclusively online on December 16th. …

2017 ALWD Conference

2017 ALWD Biennial Conference – Minneapolis, MN

The 2017 ALWD Biennial Conference will be hosted by the University of Minnesota Law School in Minneapolis, Minnesota July 19-21, 2017. There are many opportunities to present. The conference will feature…