Since 1997 we have published scholarly articles providing practical insights into modern legal issues while providing an opportunity for students at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School to gain experience with legal research, writing, and editing.

Michaelmas 2015
We are currently accepting applications for
Associate Editors. 

  • Complete the Michaelmas 2015 Application Packet found under the Course Materials link on our TWEN page, Western Michigan University Cooley Journal of Practical & Clinical Law - Applications. This packet includes the Associate Editor Application Form as well as the Mock Sub-cite Assignment with explicit directions on how to complete both. 

  • Once fully completed, please submit (1) the Application Form; (2) the Mock Sub-cite Assignment; and (3) a copy of your current resume to the Assignment Drop Box labeled Michaelmas 2015 Associate Editor Application.
Once your application is processed, you may be offered an interview by e-mail. Interviews will be held Sunday, October 18, 2015. Further directions on how to register for an interview time will be sent with your invitation to interview. 
***The deadline to apply for the Associate Editor position is Friday, October 9, 2015, at 9:00 p.m.
Please feel free to contact the Editor-in-Chief, Garett Curtis (, or the Managing Editor, Ian Rothe (, if you have any questions or require more information.