Submission Guidelines

The Alberta Law Review publishes quality original work in English. We take a broad view of legal scholarship that is of interest to Canadian scholars, students, practitioners, and the judiciary. We welcome unsolicited submissions for our general issues.
Digital submissions must be provided in Microsoft Word or WordPerfect format. Citations must conform to the Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation, 9th ed (McGill Guide).
Submissions made exclusively to the Alberta Law Review will be given priority in the review process.

General issues (submissions considered on an ongoing basis)

Articles: 20,000 word maximum
Case comments: 15,000 word maximum
Book reviews: 5,000 word maximum
All electronic submissions must be submitted to
Submissions may also be sent by mail to
Alberta Law Review
c/o Faculty of Law
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta     T6G 2H5