Minnesota Law Review

The Minnesota Law Review is currently accepting submissions for Volume 104. Articles should be submitted through Scholastica. Submissions for Volume 104 will close March 31st, 2019. 

The Minnesota Law Review will consider for publication in its print edition any original work focusing on any topic or field in the law. Citations in all manuscripts should conform to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015). The Minnesota Law Review does not accept submissions from law students.


Headnotes is not open for submissions for Volume 103. When submissions reopen, essays should be submitted through Scholastica.

Headnotes is the Minnesota Law Review online companion journal. We welcome any essays, book reviews, and, especially, any piece responding to a recent Article appearing in our print volume. When submitting to Headnotes, please keep in mind the following:

1. Length of essays should be kept between 5 and 30 pages

2. While we do take time-sensitive pieces, please keep in mind that we cannot publish all such pieces we receive due to administrative constraints.

3. Headnotes does not accept pieces from current law students, graduate students, or undergraduate students. It does accept submissions from law school faculty, attorneys, and practitioners.

Citations in all manuscripts should conform to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015).

Publication Agreements

The Minnesota Law Review offers publication agreements that conform to Open Access Law Journal principles, which give authors great freedom to distribute their works. Please review a copy of our model publication agreement for further information.

The Minnesota Law Review is published six times a year in November, December, February, April, May, and June by the Minnesota Law Review Foundation. Headnotes is published between two and three times a year.