LUMS Law Journal: Call for Papers

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

LUMS Law Journal (LLJ) is pleased to announce a call for papers for its fifth volume. LLJ is a peer-reviewed publication of the Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), available at

The primary objective of LLJ is to provide a forum for scholarly discourse amongst law students, faculty, lawyers, judges, practitioners and experts on important legal and social issues, which may lead to policy reforms.

Nature of Submissions

The Journal comprises of various sections: (1) Articles, (2) Comments, (3) Case Notes, (4) Legislative Reviews, and (5) Book Reviews. Articles are substantive research pieces of about 6000-8000 words. Comments, Case Notes and Legislative Reviews are discursive pieces and can be on recent bills, statutes, reports, and judgments of superior courts. They should be between 2500-3000 words. All the given word limits are exclusive of footnotes.

Deadline for Submissions: June 30, 2018

We accept material for publication throughout the year. For our upcoming volume, please submit your work by June 30, 2018.

All submissions must be original and must not have been published elsewhere.

Editorial correspondence, including submissions to the Journal should be made electronically to the editorial board at

Guidelines for Authors

Further information about the Journal, and detailed guidelines for authors are available at