Student Writing

The Harvard Business Law Review (HBLR) welcomes submissions of previously unpublished articles, essays, notes, comments, or other “law review”-type manuscripts relating to business and law for its Print and Online editions.  Print submissions should be approximately 15,000-20,000 words in length, and Online submissions should be approximately 1,000-5,000 words in length.


Submissions Cycle

HBLR will review the pieces submitted on a rolling basis for Volume 7.  HBLR may also conduct expedited reviews on a case-by-case basis.


Electronic Submission

Please note whether you would like to be considered for publication in HBLR Print or Online.  Print submissions should be sent to, and Online submissions should be sent to  No hard copies will be accepted.  

Submissions should include a cover letter, copy of the manuscript, author CV and contact information, and any other relevant information.



The manuscript should be in Microsoft Word format and conform to the 20th edition of the Bluebook.



Please email any questions about HBLR’s content or submissions process to