Law review

  • a law review (or law journal) is a scholarly journal focusing on legal issues. law reviews are a type of legal periodical.[1] in the us, law reviews are normally published by an organization of students at a law school or through a bar association. outside north america, law reviews are usually edited by senior academics/faculty.

    law reviews are distinguished from non-scholarly publications such as the new york law journal or the american lawyer, which are independent, professional newspapers and news-magazines that cover the daily practice of law.

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A law review (or law journal) is a scholarly journal focusing on legal issues. Law reviews are a type of legal periodical.[1] In the US, law reviews are normally published by an organization of students at a law school or through a bar association. Outside North America, law reviews are usually edited by senior academics/faculty.

Law reviews are distinguished from non-scholarly publications such as the New York Law Journal or The American Lawyer, which are independent, professional newspapers and news-magazines that cover the daily practice of law.