Upcoming Conferences

2015: Washington, DC

The ASLH will be returning to Washington, DC for its 2015 annual meeting. The dates of the meeting will be Thursday, October 29, 2015 – Sunday, Nov 1, 2015 and the meeting hotel is the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.  More information will be forthcoming.


2016: Toronto.

Following very successful annual meetings in Denver and Washington, the Society will again meet in an international city: Toronto, Canada.  The dates of the meeting are Thursday, October 27 through Sunday, October 30, 2016.  Our meeting site will be the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, directly across the street from Union Station (the terminus of a new light-rail line from Pearson International Airport).  More details will be forthcoming nearer the date.



Host an ASLH Conference

The American Society for Legal History’s Annual Meetings Committee solicits volunteers from the Society’s friends to serve as local arrangements chair for the Society’s future Annual Meetings. Interesting venues, affordable hotel rates and reasonable funding support for meeting events are highly favored in site selection. Contact the committee’s chair, Craig Joyce of the University of Houston Law Center at <email>.


2014 SRC

In November of 2014, the American Society for Legal History (ASLH) will host a Student Research Colloquium (SRC) in conjunction with its annual meeting.  The colloquium will offer a small group of graduate and law students an opportunity to work intensively on in-progress research projects under the guidance of distinguished ASLH-affiliated scholars.  The Colloquium will take place at the ASLH conference site in Denver, Colorado, on Wednesday, November 5, and Thursday, November 6.  Read more…