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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Latest ALWD News

2018 ALWD Teaching Grants Annoucement

The Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) is pleased to announce the 2018 ALWD teaching grants for faculty who teach legal research and writing. These…

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2018 Legal Writing Scholarship Grants, Sponsored by LWI-ALWD-LexisNexis Announcement and Application Procedures

The Legal Writing Institute (LWI), the Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD), and LexisNexis are pleased to announce the 2018 Legal Writing Scholarship Grants for…

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Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JAWLD Issues Call for Articles for Vol. 15

        Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD has issued a call for articles for its Volume 15 (Fall 2018) issue.  The deadline for submissions…

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Visiting Scholars Database Created

ALWD sponsors Visiting Scholars in Retoric and Writing to find schlars for a one to two-day visit that includes presentations to students, faculty, alumni or…

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