The Nevada Law Journal invites the submission of unsolicited manuscripts regarding current legal issues of both local and national import from professionals and students attending the William S. Boyd School of Law. The Journal is currently not accepting submissions from student authors. Submissions are promptly reviewed by the Articles Editors, with a decision regarding publication within three to four weeks of submission. The Journal is currently accepting submissions for the 2020-2021 volume.

Electronic Submissions:

To increase the efficiency of the review process, please submit email manuscripts to the Journal at Submissions should be in Microsoft Word format. 

Paper Submissions:

Electronic submissions are preferred, but paper submissions are also accepted. Please include your e-mail address with your submission, as decisions will be transmitted via e-mail. Please send manuscripts to:


University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Nevada Law Journal - Attention Lead Articles Editor
Box 451003
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-1003


General Information:

Manuscript footnotes should conform to the standards set forth in The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.). Manuscripts sent by post will not be returned unless accompanied by a self-addressed, postage-paid envelope. For further information concerning submissions, please feel free to call the Journal's offices at (702) 895-2435.

Expedited Review:

If you receive a formal offer of publication from another journal, we will honor a request for expedited review. Please make requests for expedited review upon initial submission. Please be sure to specify the journal from which you have received an offer as well as the date and time the offer expires.

Withdrawing Submission:

If you wish to withdraw your submission from review, please send an e-mail to Please include your name, the title of your submission, and the reason for withdrawal.