Spring Submission Strategies: February through April

The bar for acceptance is highest in the Spring

Spring Submission Season

Submission Tip #1
Spring is the biggest submission season for Top 100 law reviews, and also the most competitive. Law reviews prefer fewer Spring submissions.
One Step Beyond
The new board is inexperienced and editors are often wary to commit to papers and give up slots. Editors admit that they sometimes fail to make offers on papers that they would have considered favorably later in the year.