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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2015 Blackwell Reception Honoring Helene Shapo

Please join us for the 2015 Blackwell Award Reception Honoring Helene Shapo, Professor of Law Emerita at Northwestern University School of Law 8-­‐10 p.m. Friday,…

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Duquesne Univ. School of Law to Host Conference on the Academically Underprepared Student

December 6, 2014 – Duquesne Univ. School of Law – Pittsburgh, PA For generations, college and law school educators have often voiced the belief that…

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2014 LWI/ALWD Survey Available

The annual legal writing survey is available now.  Get your copy here.

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 order your copy direct…

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