About Us

The National Security Law Journal (“NSLJ”) is a student-edited legal periodical published twice annually at Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University in Arlington, Virginia. We print timely, insightful scholarship on pressing matters that further the dynamic field of national security law, including topics relating to foreign affairs, intelligence, and national defense.

The Editors of NSLJ can be contacted at:

National Security Law Journal
Antonin Scalia Law School
George Mason University
3301 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201


Publications: Our print edition is available from retail bookstores, including Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Digital versions of our full issues are available on our website, www.nslj.org as well as LexisAdvance, WestLaw, and HeinOnline.

Submissions: We welcome submissions from all points of view written by practitioners in the legal community and those in academia. NSLJ purposes to publish articles, essays, and book reviews that represent diverse views and make a significant and original contribution to the evolving field of national security law. Footnotes should follow the form prescribed in The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015).

Articles, manuscripts, and other editorial correspondence should be addressed to the NSLJ Articles Selection Editor at the mailing address above or by e-mail at submissions@nslj.org.

Our current faculty advisors are Jamil N. Jaffer and Jeremy A. Rabkin.

For general inquiries, please contact us at info@nslj.org.