Call for papers for the 2018 Volume of the Irish Journal of European Law

Publication date December 2018.

Submission date 28th September 2018

The Irish Journal of European Law has been published since 1992, and is a leading journal on European law edited by Irish scholars and practitioners. It is an international journal hosted on Westlaw, HeinOnline, and the website of the Irish Society for European Law. The journal is published annually in December. The journal is double blind peer reviewed. Contributors receive feedback within one month of submission on whether their submissions have passed preliminary assessment by the editorial board and been sent on for peer review. Final decisions are made from October to November. The journal has an international reputation and attracts contributions from scholars, practitioners, and judges and public servants (writing in a personal capacity) from across the European Union and beyond.

Long articles (indicative length 8,000 – 12,000 words) and shorter articles (3,000-4,000 words) comprise the main content of the journal. In addition to these traditional form of academic article, shorter comment, idea, opinion, professionally oriented recent development piece, and book review pieces are welcomed.

Submissions are to be sent to by noon on 28th September 2018 in WORD format, size 12 font, single- spaced. 

The referencing style guide is OSCOLA Ireland, which is available online at

Diarmuid Rossa PhelanEditor.
Editorial Board: Stephen Brittain, Roisin Costello, Stephen Coutts, Delia Ferri, Anna Sarah Hickey, Cliodhna Murphy, Ruairi Roantree