PBA Quarterly

The Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly is a publication of analysis and opinion regarding substantive legal issues and developments. Published in January, April, July, and October as a service to the members of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the legal profession at large, it has a circulation of approximately 28,000 and is distributed to members of the PBA, the news media, and law and community libraries.

Articles are written by lawyers in a scholarly style with appropriate reference citations and presented in a legal-academic format. The PBA welcomes submissions of, and proposals for, articles for the Quarterly. Click here for a copy of the Writer Guidelines. Queries should be addressed to Professor Emeritus Robert E. Rains, Editor, The Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly, rer10@psu.edu,

PBA members also have online access to back Issues of the Quarterly (member login required), and members may access the most recent index to the Quarterly (member login required) online, with articles categorized by author, title and subject.

Nonmembers may purchase an annual subscription for $30 by calling the PBA Communications Department at 800-932-0311, ext. 2226.