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Legal Journals Award winners

The Legal Journals Award was established in 2001 by BIALL's Legal Information Group (LIG). From 2007 it became the responsibility of the Awards & Bursaries Committee (ABC) who now administer this prestigious award. The award was also previously known as the Serial Publication of the Year Award.

Current holder:

2016: The Edinburgh Law Review, Edinburgh University Press

Professor Martin Hogg of the University of Edinburgh accepted the award from BIALL President, Karen Palmer, at BIALL’s First Night Dinner which took place at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Dublin on the 9th June 2016.

Previous winners:

2015: The Law Teacher, The International Journal of Legal Education

Matthew Derbyshire and Professor Nigel Duncan received the award from BIALL President, Marianne Barber, at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at the Hilton Brighton Metropole on Friday 12th June 2015.

2014: Legal Action

Val Williams and Louise Heath received the award from BIALL President, Jas Breslin, at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at the Royal Hall in Harrogate, on Friday 13 June 2014.

2013: Property Law Journal

Sadly Legalease were unable to attend the Award Dinner. Property Law Journal staff were delighted to hear of the Award and Tom Myatt said, “The award is a real honour and I am sure I speak for us all when expressing our sincerest thanks for the privilege.”

2012: Legal Action

Steve Hynes, Director of Legal Action received the award from the BIALL President, Susan Scorey at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at the Hastings Europa Hotel, Belfast on the 15th June 2012.

2011: New Law Journal
Caralyn Duignan, Regional Academic Account Manager, LexisNexis, accepted the award on behalf of NLJ editor Jon Miller, from The BIALL Predident, David Wills at the BIALL Annual Dinner at the Gateshead Newcastle Hilton.

2010: Common Market Law Review

Joyce Rivers, Marketing Director and Alison McDonnell, Editor received the award from the Daniella King, BIALL President at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at the De Vere Grand Hotel, Brighton on 11 June 2010.

2009: Estates Gazette

Yvonne Kirtlan, Legal Production Editor and Tina Desai, Senior Subeditor of Estates Gazette received the award from the BIALL President, Jackie Fishleigh at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at the Midland Hotel, Manchester.

2008: Criminal Law Week

James Richardson, founder and editor of Criminal Law Week, and Katherine Brewer, Publishing Manager received the award from the BIALL President, Barbara Tearle, at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at the Mansion House, Trinity College, Dublin.

2007: Family Law Journal

Elizabeth Walsh, the Editor of Family Law Journal, received the award from the BIALL President, Barbara Tearle, at the BIALL Annual Dinner which took place at Cutlers’ Hall, Sheffield on 15th June.

2006: New Law Journal

New Law Journal produced by Lexis Nexis Butterworths. The award was presented to Caroline Biesterfield of the NLJ editorial team.

2005: Solicitors Journal

2004: Legal Action

2003: Practical Law Company

2002: Journal of Information Law and Technology

2001: Internet Newsletter for Lawyers