The Journal of Law & Public Affairs (JLPA) provides a forum for scholarship that speaks to pressing law and policy issues with innovative solutions and thought-provoking analysis. Membership on the JLPA is open to second- and third-year University of Pennsylvania Law School students via application. First- and second-year law students may also apply to certain board positions for their second and third years.
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Journal of Law & Public Affairs
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
3501 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6204
JLPA publishes articles at the intersection of law and public policy, at the international, federal, state, and local levels of government.
Past contributors have included: Saxby Chambliss (Former U.S. Senator); Hank Johnson (U.S. Representative); Kassim Reed (Former Mayor of Atlanta); Stephen Goldsmith (Former Mayor of Indianapolis); Sam Harris (Yale Law School); Jonathan Macey (Yale Law School); Cary Coglianese (University of Pennsylvania Law School); Kermit Roosevelt III (University of Pennsylvania Law School); Samuel Estreicher (New York University Law School); Rogers M. Smith (University of Pennsylvania); and Philip K. Howard (Founder of Common Good and Senior Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP).