List of Journals

The category ‘Law’ comprises 151 journals.

The choice of journals is based on Web of Science 's SSCI (Social Science Citations Index).


• The column Rank refers to the ranking accorded to the journal by Web of Science based on the 2-year Journal Impact Factor 2020 (released in mid-2021).

• Journals listed in pale letters do not deposit scholarly metadata at CrossRef. As a consequence, OOIR cannot track their latest papers.

• The logo Open Access denotes fully Open Access journals.

RankJournalImpact Factor
1European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context Open Accessca. 9.3
2Harvard Law Review Open Accessca. 9.0
3Regulation & Governanceca. 5.4
4Yale Law Journal Open Accessca. 5.3
5Stanford Law Review Open Accessca. 4.2
6Law and Human Behaviorca. 3.7
7Journal of Law and the Biosciencesca. 3.5
8American Criminal Law Review Open Accessca. 3.4
9Transnational Environmental Lawca. 3.4
10Columbia Law Review Open Accessca. 3.3
11Common Market Law Reviewca. 3.2
12Yale Journal on Regulation Open Accessca. 3.2
13Journal of Criminal Law & Criminology Open Accessca. 3.2
14American Journal of International Lawca. 3.0
15Psychology, Public Policy, and Lawca. 3.0
16Computer Law & Security Reviewca. 2.9
17Journal of Legal Analysis Open Accessca. 2.7
18Legal and Criminological Psychologyca. 2.7
19University of Chicago Law Review Open Accessca. 2.7
20Michigan Law Review Open Accessca. 2.6
21International Data Privacy Lawca. 2.6
22Artificial Intelligence and Lawca. 2.6
23International Environmental Agreementsca. 2.6
24Review of European Comparative & International Environmental Lawca. 2.5
25Georgetown Law Journal Open Accessca. 2.4
26Vanderbilt Law Review Open Accessca. 2.4
27Annual Review of Law and Social Scienceca. 2.4
28Duke Law Journal Open Accessca. 2.4
29New York University Law Review Open Accessca. 2.4
30Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Open Accessca. 2.3
31Feminist Legal Studiesca. 2.2
32Northwestern University Law Review Open Accessca. 2.2
33California Law Review Open Accessca. 2.2
34University of Pennsylvania Law Review Open Accessca. 2.1
35Texas Law Review Open Accessca. 2.1
36Journal of International Economic Lawca. 2.1
37Behavioral Sciences & the Lawca. 2.1
38Harvard Environmental Law Review Open Accessca. 2.0
39Journal of Law, Economics, and Organizationca. 2.0
40Virginia Law Review Open Accessca. 2.0
41Minnesota Law Review Open Accessca. 2.0
42Psychology, Crime & Lawca. 2.0
43Journal of Law & Economicsca. 2.0
44Journal of Environmental Lawca. 2.0
45Notre Dame Law Review Open Accessca. 1.9
46International & Comparative Law Quarterlyca. 1.9
47Administrative Law Review Open Accessca. 1.9
48International Journal of Law and Psychiatryca. 1.8
49European Journal of International Lawca. 1.8
50Law & Society Reviewca. 1.8
51Social & Legal Studiesca. 1.8
52European Constitutional Law Reviewca. 1.7
53Modern Law Review Open Accessca. 1.7
54Boston University Law Review Open Accessca. 1.7
55Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethicsca. 1.7
56Oxford Journal of Legal Studiesca. 1.7
57George Washington Law Review Open Accessca. 1.6
58European Business Organization Law Reviewca. 1.6
59Journal of Empirical Legal Studiesca. 1.6
60World Trade Reviewca. 1.5
61Cambridge Law Journal Open Accessca. 1.5
62Human Rights Law Reviewca. 1.5
63International Journal of Transitional Justiceca. 1.5
64Anuario De Psicologia Juridica Open Accessca. 1.5
65Ocean Development and International Lawca. 1.5
66American Business Law Journalca. 1.5
67Indiana Law Journal Open Accessca. 1.5
68Washington Quarterlyca. 1.5
69International Journal of Human Rightsca. 1.4
70Law & Policyca. 1.4
71Revista Espanola de Derecho Constitucionalca. 1.4
72Leiden Journal of International Lawca. 1.3
73Chinese Journal of International Lawca. 1.3
74Southern California Law Review Open Accessca. 1.3
75Stanford Journal of International Lawca. 1.3
76Supreme Court Reviewca. 1.3
77Industrial Law Journalca. 1.3
78European Law Journalca. 1.2
79University of Illinois Law Review Open Accessca. 1.2
80Cornell Law Review Open Accessca. 1.2
81Law & Social Inquiryca. 1.2
82Medical Law Reviewca. 1.2
83Medicine, Science and the Lawca. 1.2
84University of Toronto Law Journalca. 1.2
85Psychiatry, Psychology and Lawca. 1.2
86Hague Journal on the Rule of Lawca. 1.2
87Iowa Law Review Open Accessca. 1.1
88Journal of Legal Studiesca. 1.1
89European Journal of Law and Economicsca. 1.1
90International Journal of Law, Crime and Justiceca. 1.0
91International Journal of Constitutional Lawca. 1.0
92Law, Probability and Riskca. 1.0
93Journal of Law and Societyca. 1.0
94Legal Studiesca. 1.0
95Washington Law Review Open Accessca. 1.0
96Natural Resources Journal Open Accessca. 1.0
97American Journal of Law & Medicineca. 1.0
98International Journal of Law, Policy and the Familyca. 1.0
99Fordham Law Review Open Accessca. 0.9
100Journal of World Tradeca. 0.9
101Journal of Corporate Law Studiesca. 0.9
102Hastings Law Journal Open Accessca. 0.9
103Journal of International Dispute Settlementca. 0.9
104European Journal of Migration and Lawca. 0.9
105International Review of Law and Economicsca. 0.9
106Ecology Law Quarterly Open Accessca. 0.9
107American Law and Economics Reviewca. 0.9
108Justice System Journalca. 0.9
109Journal of Competition Law & Economicsca. 0.8
110Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy Open Accessca. 0.8
111International Insolvency Reviewca. 0.8
112Melbourne University Law Review Open Accessca. 0.8
113Journal of International Criminal Justiceca. 0.8
114Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rightsca. 0.7
115American Journal of Comparative Lawca. 0.7
116European Law Reviewca. 0.7
117Law and History Reviewca. 0.7
118Journal of Legal Medicineca. 0.7
119Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business Open Accessca. 0.7
120Cornell International Law Journal Open Accessca. 0.7
121Journal of World Energy Law & Businessca. 0.7
122Wisconsin Law Review Open Accessca. 0.7
123Law and Philosophyca. 0.6
124International Journal of Marine and Coastal Lawca. 0.6
125ICSID Reviewca. 0.6
126American Bankruptcy Law Journalca. 0.6
127Buffalo Law Review Open Accessca. 0.6
128Food and Drug Law Journal Open Accessca. 0.6
129Hong Kong Law Journalca. 0.6
130Asian Journal of WTO & International Health Law and Policy Open Accessca. 0.6
131Current Legal Problemsca. 0.5
132Denver Law Review Open Accessca. 0.5
133South African Journal on Human Rightsca. 0.5
134Asia Pacific Law Reviewca. 0.5
135Columbia Journal of Transnational Law Open Accessca. 0.5
136Catholic University Law Review Open Accessca. 0.5
137Journal of African Lawca. 0.4
138Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems Open Accessca. 0.4
139Juvenile and Family Court Journalca. 0.4
140International Review of the Red Crossca. 0.4
141Review of Central and East European Lawca. 0.3
142Issues in Law & Medicineca. 0.3
143University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law Open Accessca. 0.2
144Law Library Journalca. 0.2
145Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Propertyca. 0.2
146Revista Chilena de Derecho Open Accessca. 0.1
147University of Pittsburgh Law Review Open Accessca. 0.1
148Rutgers University Law Review Open Accessca. 0.1
149University of Cincinnati Law Review Open Accessca. 0.1
150Tijdschrift voor Rechtsgeschiedenisca. 0.1
151Securities Regulation Law Journalca. 0.0