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Cover of February 2024 issue of the Georgia Bar Journal


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Legal Article Submissions

The Journal welcomes the submission of unsolicited legal manuscripts on topics of interest to Bar members. Submissions should be 10 to 12 pages, double-spaced (including endnotes) and on letter-size paper. (3,500-5,000 words is a typical word count.) Read More

Advertising Opportunities

The Georgia Bar Journal is published four times each year, in February, May, August and November. For advertising deadlines, specifications and other information, call Ashley Stollar at 404-527-8792 or 800-334-6865, extension 792. Read More

Announcement Submissions

The Georgia Bar Journal welcomes the submission of news about local and voluntary bar association happenings, Bar members, law firms and topics of interest to attorneys in Georgia. Talks, speeches (unless they are of national stature), CLE presentations and political announcements are not accepted. In addition, the Georgia Bar Journal will not print notices of honors determined by other publications (e.g., Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Chambers USA, Who's Who, etc.).

Notices are printed at no cost, must be submitted in writing and are subject to editing. Items are printed as space is available. News releases regarding lawyers who are not members in good standing of the State Bar of Georgia will not be printed. For more information, please contact Jada Pettus at

Fiction Writing Competition

Each year, the Editorial Board of the Georgia Bar Journal sponsors an annual Fiction Writing Competition. The purposes of this competition are to enhance interest in the Journal, to encourage excellence in writing by members of the Bar and to provide an innovative vehicle for the illustration of the life and work of lawyers. Read More


Find a specific article using the Georgia Bar Journal index. Use the keyboard command "CTRL+F" to search for titles or keywords, or use the bookmarked alphabetical headings. Read More