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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Pre-Order the ALWD Guide to Legal Citation NOW!

The ALWD Manual is new and improved, and it has a new name: The ALWD Guide to Legal Citation. You can now pre-order your copy…

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Visiting Scholars Grant Application Process Now Open

The Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) will once again award grants to law schools to fund visits by legal writing scholars under a program…

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ALWD and Others Comment on Proposed ABA Standards for Acreditation

ALWD provided comments to the ABA last week on the proposed changes to its accreditation standards.  The comments discuss the expansion of the experiential learning…

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Jan Levine Receives 2014 Blackwell Award at AALS

The Association of Legal Writing Directors and the Legal Writing Institute awarded the 2014 Thomas F. Blackwell Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Field…

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