Liberty Legal Journal

Showcasing the works of students and faculty, the Liberty Legal Journal provides publishing opportunities to all Liberty law students. Our student editors and staff members, chosen for their writing ability and leadership skills, edit the Journal under the guidance of law-faculty advisors.

Contact Us: (434) 592-5300

Write for the Journal and cover relevant topics that impact today's culture like immigration, marriage and the family, and gun control.

Staff Positions

The Journal organization consists of faculty advisors, editorial board, senior staff, and junior staff.

Student positions within the Editorial Board include the Editor-in-Chief who is the primary representative to student writers, the public, Liberty University, and Liberty University School of Law. Other staff positions include the following:

  • Managing Editor
  • Articles Editor
  • Online Editor
  • Faculty Works Editor
  • Student Works Editor

Benefits of Staff Involvement

Get hands-on training in the skills of legal research, writing, and editing. Your involvement in the Journal's publication will also help develop your skill sets in several other areas:

  • Proofreading
  • Management 
  • Organization and execution of workload
  • Budget development

Policies and procedures are also developed by student staff members for further Journal success and growth.

Participation Requirements

  • Junior Staff applicants may be asked to provide writing samples.
  • Editorial Board staff must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.2 or above.
  • Prior publication-oriented work experience may be considered.  

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