Submission Requirements

Alabama State Bar members are encouraged to submit articles for possible publication in The Alabama Lawyer. Views expressed in the articles chosen for publication are the authors’ only and are not to be attributed to the Lawyer, its editorial board or the Alabama State Bar unless expressly so stated. Authors are responsible for the correctness of all citations and quotations. The editorial board reserves the right to edit or reject any article submitted for publication.

The Lawyer does not accept unsolicited articles from non-members of the ASB.  Articles previously appearing in other publications are not accepted.

All articles to be considered for publication must be submitted to the editor at A typical article is 13 to 18 letter-size pages in length, double-spaced, utilizing endnotes and not footnotes.

A brief biographical sketch and a recent color photograph (at least 300 dpi) of the author must be submitted with the article.

A list of publication submission deadlines can be found here.

Information to be considered for the publication in “About Members, Among Firms,” “Bar Briefs” or “Memorials” should be sent to No PDFs will be accepted.

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