The International Section of the New York State Bar Association, is pleased to announce the annual Albert S.
Pergam International Law Writing Competition. The deadline for submission is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November
Law Students (including J.D., LL.M., Ph.D. and S.J.D. candidates) are cordially invited to submit to the
International Section an article concerning any area of public or private international law or practice. All submissions will be reviewed by a committee of attorneys practicing international law, and a winner will be chosen based on a variety of factors,
including significance and timeliness of the subject matter, thoroughness of research and analysis, clarity of
writing style, as well as the importance and originality of the topic to the understanding of private/public
international law or comparative law.
The winner will receive:
1) $2,000 USD; and
2) Publication of the article (subject to editorial approval) in the New York International Law Review.
For more information about this competition. Click here.