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Above the Law

Above the Law is a website for original legal news, counting among its readers everyone from general counsels and senior partners at the nation’s biggest firms to the ranks of 1Ls. Written by lawyers for lawyers, Above the Law’s staff blankets institutions like the Supreme Court, law school, and life at both big and small firms. It’s the first with salary and bonus information and is a hub of professional advice for legal professionals at all career stages. It also has a dedicated Small Firm Center.

Publisher: Breaking Media

Subscription information: Free website; free email newsletter subscriptions available.

ABA Journal

The ABA Journal is the flagship publication of the American Bar Association. Published monthly, it is read by more than half of the nation's 1.1 million lawyers. It covers the trends, people and finances of the legal profession from Wall Street to Main Street to Pennsylvania Avenue.

Publisher: American Bar Association

Subscription information: Published monthly in print and online for a fee. Digital versions available in several formats and on various schedules (subscription details/form available online).

The American Lawyer

The American Lawyer, part of, is a leading daily news source covering legal business, law firms, and lawyers across the U.S. and around the world. takes the award-winning magazine, The American Lawyer, and brings it to life online with up-to-the-minute news and analysis as well as resources and tools that are critical for lawyers and administrators from the largest law firms. Featuring deep industry insight and The American Lawyer's signature surveys and rankings — including The Am Law 100, The Am Law 200, The Global 100 and The A-List — is the daily destination for people looking to stay on top of the legal industry.

Publisher: ALM

Subscription information: Access five online articles per month without registration, more availability and email newsletters available with registration. Premium content available.

American University Law Review

Founded in 1952, the American University Law Review is the oldest and largest student-run publication at the American University Washington College of Law (WCL) and publishes six issues each year. As WCL’s flagship law review, the Law Review is ranked among the top forty law journals in the nation and is the highest-ranked and most-cited journal at WCL, according to the Washington and Lee University Law Library.

Publisher: American University, Washington College of Law

Subscription information: Published in six bi-monthly issues; (ordering details available online).

Berkeley Technology Law Journal

The Berkeley Technology Law Journal is a student-run publication of the Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley. It started in March 1985, published its first issue in Spring 1986, and have since covered emerging issues of law in the areas of intellectual property, high-tech and biotech. BTLJ strives to keep judges, policymakers, practitioners, and the academic community abreast of this dynamic field.

Publisher: University of California, Berkeley, School of Law

Subscription information: Published four times a year (ordering details available online).

GPSolo eReport

GPSolo eReport is a member benefit of the ABA Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division. It is a monthly electronic newsletter that includes valuable practice tips, news, technology trends, and feature articles on substantive practice areas.

Publisher: American Bar Association General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division

Subscription information: Published monthly; free to division members.

Subscription information: Access five online articles per month without registration, more availability and email newsletters available with registration. Premium content available.

The National Law Journal

The National Law Journal provides in-depth coverage of the issues that mean the most to private practitioners, judges, corporate lawyers, government attorneys and other members of the legal community. It covers federal and state court litigation, the U.S. Supreme Court, legislative issues, verdicts, practitioners’ columns and opinions.

Publisher: ALM

Subscription information: Subscription information: Access five online articles per month without registration, more availability and email newsletters available with registration. Premium content available.

Harvard Law Review

The Harvard Law Review is a student-run organization whose primary purpose is to publish a journal of legal scholarship. The Review comes out monthly from November through June and has roughly 2,500 pages per volume. The organization is formally independent of the Harvard Law School. Student editors make all editorial and organizational decisions and, together with a professional business staff of three, carry out day-to-day operations.

Publisher: Harvard University Law School

Subscription information: Published eight times per year from November through June (subscription/purchase details available online).

Yale Law Journal

For over a century, the Yale Law Journal has been at the forefront of legal scholarship, sparking conversation and encouraging reflection among scholars and students, as well as practicing lawyers and sitting judges and Justices. The Journal strives to shape discussion of the most important and relevant legal issues through a rigorous scholarship selection and editing process.

Publisher: Yale Law School

Subscription information: Published in print and online eight times per year from October through June, excluding February (subscription/purchase details available online).

Attorney at Law Magazine

Attorney at Law Magazine is a national network of local magazine about and for the local legal community. The magazine providers attorneys with information about practice management and legal marketing while highlighting local success stories – both lawyers and law firms. The magazine also features columns penned by local practitioners and industry-related professionals on the latest trends in their area of expertise.

Publisher: Target Market Media Publications

Subscription information: Published online and in print for free for qualified, private practice attorneys. Subscription information available online.

Lawyer Monthly

Lawyer Monthly is a news website and monthly legal publication with content that is entirely defined by the significant legal news from around the world. LM’s editorial focus tracks legal news from across key practices areas, jurisdictions and sectors.

Publisher: Universal Media

Subscription: Available online for free and in print for a fee. Subscription information available online.