Call for Submissions - Ocean and Coastal Law Journal

Posted by OCLJ Editor, community karma 35
The University of Maine School of Law Ocean and Coastal Law Journal is now accepting submissions for Issue 2 of Volume 27. OCLJ is dedicated to facilitating discourse on legal issues related to domestic and international use of the sea. While its focus is on public marine law issues, its scope is broad and includes a variety of topics. Recent publications have addressed offshore alternative energy development, coastal zone management, international maritime boundaries, aquaculture, and other related subjects. 

Submission Procedure
Submissions can be made via Scholastica or by email at While we review articles of any length, we prefer submissions that are between 15,000 and 25,000 words, inclusive of footnotes. Citations should conform to the most recent edition of the Bluebook. Please submit in Word format along with an updated CV. 

We look forward to reviewing your work!

The Ocean and Coastal Law Journal Editorial Board

1 Comment

Shams Al Din Al Hajjaji, community karma 187
when is the deadline for submission?
Thank you
over 2 years ago
Good morning, The deadline for submission is January 15. Please reach out with any further questions. We look forward to reviewing your manuscript. Thank you, OCLJ Editor
OCLJ Editor – over 2 years ago
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