Lawist accepts submissions on a rolling basis from law students, practitioners,academicians,etc.All submissions must be accompanied with a covering letter indicating the name of the author, title of the submission and the contact details of the author. The submissions will be reviewed and edited by the Editorial Board.All submissions made must be original and must not be under consideration with any other


Lawist accepts submissions in the following categories:

  • Articles: 4,500 word minimum

  • Case Commentaries: 2,500 – 3,000 words

  • Book Reviews: 2,000 – 3,500 words 

 *All word limits are exclusive of footnotes


  • The submission must be word-processed and in Times New Roman.

  • The main text should be in font size 12 and footnotes in font size 10.

  • Line spacing of 1.5 between all paragraphs.

  • All footnotes must be cited in a standard and acceptable format like BlueBook Citation style.