Call for Papers for Volume 66

By Ateneo Law Journal on May 10, 2021

The Ateneo Law Journal, for its 66th Volume, is now accepting Articles, Notes, Comments, and Essays from legal practitioners and scholars.

Kindly send your work at least two months before the publication date indicated* in .docx format to

All papers submitted will be subject to evaluation based on the standards of the Journal.

For those interested, you may contact the Lead Editors of the Issues through their e-mail addresses posted.

Please be informed that by contributing to the


Release of the 2020 Edition of the Ateneo Law Journal's Citation Guide

By Ateneo Law Journal on November 17, 2020

The 2020 edition of the Ateneo Law Journal's Legal Citation Guide is now available online for free.

In this fourth edition, several rules relating to primary and secondary authorities have been updated and simplified. This edition includes, among others, revised rules for United Nations sources and various international materials, as well as new rules for films and quasi-judicial decisions. Permanent links have also been introduced for internet sources to make them easily accessible for future research. 



Admission of New Members for Volume 65

By on August 10, 2020

On 10 August 2020, the Board of Editors of the Ateneo Law Journal admitted new Editors for its 65th Volume, namely: Patricia Courtney S. Batac, Steffi Gayle C. Bullecer, Joseph Mari Z. Capeding, Jose Maria S. Katigbak II, Emmanuel Teodosio S. Maligalig, Michelle Anne G. Mendoza, and Kristine Isabelle S. Sespeñe.

The seven students were chosen after a rigorous admission process and are currently undergoing training to inculcate in them the Journal's more than half a century long tradition