Submissions Overview

The UCLA Law Review publishes articles and student-written comments. Pieces are accepted from any non-student author for consideration as an article, while comment submissions are accepted only from current members of the UCLA School of Law.

Why Publish With the UCLA Law Review?

  • The UCLA Law Review is currently the 9th most cited legal periodical in the country.
  • Our editorial process enables authors to publish pieces of the highest quality. Each article goes through multiple rounds of substantive and formatting edits. This process is designed to provide authors a comprehensive review of all aspects of their manuscript; however, authors always retain the ability to make final decisions about their work.
  • Our members are highly qualified and highly committed. Both staff members and editors are selected on the basis of an anonymous performance-based test, their proven dedication, and their commitment to the excellence of the Law Review.
  • The Law Review consistently meets its production deadlines. This means that articles concerning timely issues remain timely.
  • The Law Review has access to the Law School’s Empirical Research Group. The ERG is available to review an author’s empirical work should the author express interest in this service.
  • The Law Review is committed to selecting cutting-edge scholarship from a wide range of legal fields. Thus, each article we publish will be surrounded by other articles at the forefront of their respective disciplines.

Submission Guidelines

Scholar Submissions

Student Submissions

Discourse Submissions

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