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Georgia Bar Journal

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Legal Article Submissions

The Journal welcomes the submission of unsolicited legal manuscripts on topics of interest to Bar members. Submissions should be 10 to 12 pages, double-spaced (including endnotes) and on letter-size paper. (3,500-5,000 words is a typical word count.) Read More

Advertising Opportunities

The Georgia Bar Journal is published six times each year, in February, April, June, August, October and December. For advertising deadlines, specifications and other information, call Jennifer Mason at 404-527-8761 or 800-334-6865, extension 761. Read More

Announcement Submissions

The Georgia Bar Journal welcomes the submission of news about local and circuit bar association happenings, Bar members, law firms and topics of interest to attorneys in Georgia. Talks, speeches (unless they are of national stature), CLE presentations and political announcements are not accepted. In addition, the Georgia Bar Journal will not print notices of honors determined by other publications (e.g., Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Chambers USA, Who's Who, etc.).

Notices are printed at no cost, must be submitted in writing and are subject to editing. Items are printed as space is available. News releases regarding lawyers who are not members in good standing of the State Bar of Georgia will not be printed. For more information, please contact Lauren Foster, 404-527-8736 or


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Fiction Writing Competition

Each year, the Editorial Board of the Georgia Bar Journal sponsors an annual Fiction Writing Competition. The purposes of this competition are to enhance interest in the Journal, to encourage excellence in writing by members of the Bar and to provide an innovative vehicle for the illustration of the life and work of lawyers. Read More

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