Harvard Law School's oldest policy journal.


The Journal on Legislation welcomes unsolicited manuscripts. Interested authors should send manuscripts and related correspondence to the Articles Editor at the addresses listed below.

We prefer electronic submissions. Submissions by e-mail should be attached as a Microsoft Word document, and the text of the e-mail should include the author’s complete contact information. Submissions by mail should be typed, double-spaced, and accompanied by a CD-ROM containing the submission in Microsoft Word format.

Footnotes should comply with The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010).

Electronic submissions:

Mailing address:
Harvard Journal on Legislation
1585 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

Student Submissions

Please contact Student Writing Editor Marissa Benavides at mbenavides [at] jd15.law.harvard.edu for more information about student-written submissions.