Journal Information

  • Frequency: Biannual : Fall/Spring


The Journal of Natural Law is the preeminent international journal of natural law theory, offering scholars a venue for high-quality, peer-reviewed contributions to the natural law tradition. The journal is committed to publishing the best interdisciplinary research on natural law in philosophy, theology, and legal theory, among others. It prioritizes the publication of research that helps deepen and expand the contemporary scholarly understanding of natural law.

Editorial Details

Editorial Staff:

Editor: Brian Besong ([email protected])

Associate Editors: Jim Jacobs and Matthew Minerd

Managing Editor: Walter Raubicheck


Editorial board: 

John Finnis

Kevin Flannery SJ

Matthew Levering

Edward Feser

Russell Hittinger

J Budziszewski




Submission Info

All submissions to the Journal of Natural Law are subject to blind peer review, with a preference for submissions under 8k words. For more information, contact [email protected]