Online Rankings

The list below ranks online law reviews. If a publication would like to be included in this ranking list, please email law-reviewonline@illinois.edu.

School 2017
U.S. News
Ranking
2017
U.S. News
Peer Ranking
2015
W&L Combined
Law Review Ranking
Yale Law Journal (YLJ Forum) 1 1 4
Harvard Law Review Forum 2 1 2
Stanford Law Review (SLR Online) 2 1 1
Columbia (CLR Online) 4 4 4
The University of Chicago Law Review Dialogue 4 4 22
N.Y.U. Law Review Online 6 6 16
University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online 7 8 3
California Law Review Online (Berkeley) 8 6 10
Michigan Law Review First Impressions 8 8 8
Virginia Law Review Online (VLR Online) 8 10 12
Duke Law Journal Online (DLJ Online) 11 11 13
Northwestern University Law Review Online (NULR Online) 12 11 17
Cornell Law Review Online 13 11 11
Georgetown Law Journal Online (GLJ Online) 14 14 6
Texas Law Review See Also 15 15 14
Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc 16 16 20
UCLA Law Review Discourse 17 16 7
Washington University Law Review Commentaries 18 19 33
Southern California Law Review Postscript 19 21 34
Boston University Law Review Annex 20 21 23
Iowa Law Review Bulletin 20 26 15
Emory Law Journal Online (ELJ Online) 22 18 37
Minnesota Law Review Headnotes 22 19 9
Notre Dame Law Review Online 22 21 19
George Washington Law Review Arguendo 25 26 32
Indiana Law Journal Supplement  25 26 25
Alabama Amicus 28 31 41
Boston College Law Review E. Supp. 30 31 24
Ohio State Law Journal Furthermore 30 26 41
Georgia Law Review Online (GLR Online) 33 31 46
Washington Law Review Online 33 31 55
William & Mary Law Review Online 33 31 21
Wisconsin Law Review Forward (WLR Forward) 33 21 36
Fordham Law Review Res Gestae 37 37 18
North Carolina Law Review Addendum 38 21 28
Arizona Law Review Syllabus 40 37 38
University of Illinois Law Review Online (ILR Online) 40 37 27
Wake Forest Law Review Online 40 44 44
Washington and Lee Law Review Online 40 44 39
Utah OnLaw 45 49 49
Florida Law Review Forum 48 37 29
Maryland Law Review Endnotes 48 44 52
Temple Law Review Online Forum 50 60 76
Tulane Law Review Online 50 44 47
Hastings Law Journal Voir Dire 50 37 30
Houston Law Review Off the Record 50 60 49
University of Richmond Law Review Online Edition 55 75 69
Nebraska Law Review Bulletin 57 71 91
Kentucky Law Journal Online (KLJ Online) 60 60 93
University of Miami Law Review Caveat 60 51 67
Connecticut Law Review Online 65 51 31
Denver Law Review Online (DLR Online) 72 51 73
Cardozo Law Review de•novo 74 51 26
St. John’s Law Review Commentary 74 107 109
Villanova Law Review Tolle Lege 74 87 94
Oregon Law Review Online 78 51 81
Louisiana Law Review Lagniappe (LLR Lagniappe) 82 97 91
Northeastern University Law Journal Extra Legal 82 75 N/A
St. Louis University Law Journal Online 82 87 89
Penn State Law Review Penn Statim 86 107 73
Syracuse Law Review Legal Pulse 86 87 118
Rutgers University Law Review Commentaries 92 75 53
University of Louisville Law Review Online 92 97 133
South Carolina Law Review Online (SCLR Online) 92 75 72
West Virginia Law Review Online 97 97 110
Buffalo Law Review The Docket 100 97 51
Michigan State Legal Forum 100 87 61
Cleveland State Law Review Et Cetera 106 139 101
Mississippi Law Journal Supra 106 97 105
Drake Law Review Discourse 111 127 105
New York Law School Law Review Online 111 127 97
Montana Law Review Online 123 117 171
Missouri-Kansas City School of Law (UMKC) Law Review De Jure  123 97 104
City University of New York (CUNY) Law Review Footnote Forum 131 107 172
Gonzaga Law Review Online 132 117 118
Chapman Law Review Online 136 139 141
Mitchell Hamline Law Review Sua Sponte 140 148/155* 84
New England Law Review On Remand N/A 175 120
Thurgood Marshall (Texas Southern University) Law Review Online Edition N/A 175 186
Detroit Mercy Law Review (UDM Online Journal) N/A 168 156
University of San Francisco Law Review Forum (USF Law Review Forum) N/A 117 98

*The peer review rankings still separate William Mitchell and Hamline Universities, even though the schools are now combined. Both rankings are included.