Since 1997 the WMU-Cooley Law Journal has 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.

Hilary 2016
We are currently accepting applications for
Associate Editors

You can find the Associate Editor Application Form on TWEN, under Western Michigan University Cooley Journal of Practical & Clinical Law - Applications.

Complete the 
Hilary 2016 Application Packet found under the Course Materials link. This packet includes the Associate Editor Application Form as well as the Mock Sub-cite Assignments with explicit directions on how to complete both.

Once fully completed, please submit (1) the 
Application Form; (2) the Mock Sub-cite Assignments; and (3) a copy of your current resume to the Assignment Drop Box labeled Hilary 2016 Associate Editor Application.

Alternatively, you may also submit your completed application package directly to the Law Journal at

Once your application is processed, you may be offered an interview. Interviews will be held 
Saturday, February 13, 2016. 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, February 5, by 9:00 p.m.


Please feel free to contact the Editor-in-Chief, Garett Curtis (, or the Managing Editor,  Andrew Gipe (, if you have any questions or require more information.