The Fordham Law Review has concluded article selection for Volume 84 and is not currently accepting submissions.  We will begin reviewing submissions for Volume 85 on February 16, 2016.  If you have any questions please email our Executive Articles Editor, Natalie Turchi, at

The Fordham Law Review strongly prefers to receive submissions via Scholastica. We will also consider hard copy submissions, but cannot accept unsolicited submissions via email.

Please click here to submit an article via Scholastica.  

To request a submission fee waiver due to economic hardship, please email Scholastica directly at

If you are unable to submit via Scholastica, please send a copy of your article to:

Executive Articles Editor
Fordham Law Review
Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023


The Fordham Law Review has no minimum or maximum page requirements for submissions. We welcome submissions of various formats, including essays and articles, but do not currently publish book reviews. Citations should conform to the 20th edition of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation. Please note that we do not accept submissions from students currently pursuing a J.D. degree.

The Article Selection Committee reviews all submissions. Due to the large volume of submissions, however, we are unable to respond personally to each submission.


For information on submissions to Res Gestae, the online companion to the Fordham Law Review, please follow this link - Res Gestae Submissions.


We require at least 48 hours to process expedite requests and strongly prefer to receive expedite requests via Scholastica. It is not necessary to send an email advising us that you have requested an expedited review via Scholastica. If you submitted a hard copy by regular mail and require an expedited review, please contact the Executive Articles Editor by email at Please include your name and "Expedite Request" in the subject line.


We also strongly prefer to receive withdrawal notifications via Scholastica. It is not necessary to send us an email in addition to the Scholastica withdrawal. If you submitted a hard copy by regular mail, please contact the Executive Articles Editor by email at Please include your name and "Withdrawal" in the subject line.