The San Diego International Law Journal accepts submissions for publication year-round from academia and practitioners including professors, lawyers, judges, politicians and LLM students.

The San Diego International Law Journal seeks submissions that pertain to the ever-changing sphere of international and comparative law. In particular, as a journal that is published in San Diego, the SDILJ encourages submissions pertaining to the environment, US-Mexico relations, immigration, investment, trade and the law of the sea.

Once received, selected SDILJ board members will review each submission within one week. If the board approves the submission, the author will promptly be contacted and invited to publish in the San Diego International Law Journal.

Please note: From December 1-15, 2017 and April 26-May 11, 2018, our editors will be in the midst of finals. Any articles or expedited requests received will be reviewed after this time period.

Please send submissions to:

Electronic submissions should be sent through ExpressO or Scholastica. If not available through your location, please submit articles to Paper submissions should include, in addition to a hard copy, a disk containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae information or resume, abstract and the article sent to:

San Diego International Law Journal 
c/o Lead Articles Editor 
University of San Diego School of Law 
5998 Alcalá Park 
San Diego, CA, 92110


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