On this page you will find information about the following conference-related subjects, in the following order, by scrolling down the page:
Upcoming International Conferences
Other Upcoming Conferences
Access to Virtual Legal Writing Conferences / Archives
If you are involved in planning or publicizing an upcoming legal writing conference, or if you have updated information concerning any conference currently appearing on this page, please contact the Legal Writing Institute website committee by emailing Suzanna Moran.
Upcoming International Conferences:
Melbourne Law School One-Day Symposium: Teaching Legal Analysis and Writing Skills
DATE: Thursday, December 10, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Melbourne Law School is pleased to host a one day symposium on Teaching Legal Analysis and Writing Skills on December 10. The symposium will be an opportunity for professional development in a fun and interactive series of sessions where everyone can share ideas, resources, and inspiration.
You are invited to submit proposals for presentations on a range of topics relevant to those who teach legal analysis and writing (conceived broadly). Proposals may be geared to either new or experienced teachers. Possible topics include (but are not limited to) development of online resources, use of peer review in assessment, use of games to explain/demonstrate legal analysis and communication, flipped classrooms, live readings during individual conferences, use of technology, rubrics, electronic assessments, improving literacy, and working with students studying English as a second language.
If you are interested in presenting, please submit a proposal for a 25-minute workshop. See the Call for Proposals for more details. The deadline for proposals is Monday, September 7, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. Contact Chantal Morton with any other questions.
Other Upcoming Conferences/Workshops:
Association of American Law Schools 2016 Annual Meeting
DATE: January 6-10, 2016
LOCATION: New York, NY
Crosscutting, Discussion Group, and Academy programs: April 13, 2015
Symposium Programs: May 12, 2015
Hot Topic Programs: October 15, 2015
American Law Schools is pleased to request proposals for open-submission programs for the 2016 Annual Meeting to be held January 6-10, 2016 in New York City.