JCivLPThe Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice is vital reading for all civil dispute practitioners. It uniquely brings together analysis and discussion of many issues in practice, procedure and litigation, and provides a forum to address fundamental change in those areas.

The Journal has a broad, practical scope, and is now welcoming articles, comments, case notes and other submissions related to areas of interest like the following:

  • pre-litigation;
  • litigation procedures: pre-trial and trial including influence of changes;
  • remedies, damages, enforcement and costs;
  • arbitration;
  • dispute resolution and ADR generally;
  • evidence and expert evidence;
  • discovery and e-discovery;
  • pleadings and precedents;
  • case management;
  • class actions;
  • litigation funding;
  • judicial administration;
  • advocacy and trial preparation;
  • lawyers’ ethical duties.

Distinguished General Editor

The Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice benefits from the oversight of Dr Damien J Cremean, a Melbourne Barrister. Dr Cremean is also a Deputy Registrar of the Federal Court of Australia, on the Arbitration panel of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand, and Chair of the Business Licensing Authority and Motor Car Traders Claims Committee. He is also an elected Fellow of the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration, a Senior Fellow of Monash Uni, an Adjunct Professor at the University of Queensland and an Adjunct Professor of Law at Murdoch University.

Dr Cremean works with an Advisory Board of experienced practitioners and academics to provide in-depth discourse on all aspects of civil litigation and practice.

Submission Requirements

The Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice is published quarterly, and complies with the Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) Specifications for peer review. Articles vary in length, but 5,000–10,000 words is average.

Submission requirements can be downloaded at https://sites.thomsonreuters.com.au/journals/submit-article/. Submissions and all related queries can be forwarded to the Thomson Reuters Editor at [email protected].