ALWD is a non-profit professional association of directors of legal reasoning, research, writing, analysis, and advocacy programs from law schools throughout the United States, Canada and Australia. ALWD has more than 300 members representing more than 150 law schools.

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Coleen Miller Barger is 2016 Blackwell Award Recipient

The Association of Legal Writing Directors and the Legal Writing Institute are proud to announce the recipient of the 2016 Thomas F. Blackwell Memorial Award…

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Renew Your 2015-16 ALWD Membership Now

Please take a moment to renew your ALWD membership by clicking here.  Please note that all dues checks should be sent to Catherine Wasson, Elon University School of Law, 201 North…

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2015 ALWD Conference Materials Available

You can find presentation materials from the 2015 ALWD Conference here.

Seeking Submissions for Vol. 13 of LC&R: JALWD

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD invites submission of articles for its Volume 13 (Fall 2016) issue. Volume 13 will include articles on the full range…

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