Section Leadership 101 (PDF)
Establishing Sections
Executive Committee Regulations on Sections
Model Section Bylaws
2021 – 2022 AALS Section Officers Planning Guide (PDF)
2021 Deadlines for Section Chairs and Co-Chairs (PDF)
2021 Section Officer Planning Meeting – Recording
2021 Roster of Section Chairs and Chair-Elects

Section Webpages & Discussion Lists

Public-Facing Section Webpages (PDF)
Member-Only Section Webpages (PDF)
Terms of Use for Section Discussion Lists
How-To Guide: Posting to an AALS Discussion List (PDF)
How-To Guide: Updating Your Discussion List Preferences (PDF)

Section Events

NEW: Section Socials
Guide on Hosting a Section Webinar (PDF)
PowerPoint Template for Section Webinars

Annual Meeting

Call for Papers Announcement Template
Guidelines for Moderators and Speakers
2022 AALS Annual Meeting Preliminary Program Submission Form

Section Program Examples

Technology, Law, And Legal Education – Teaching Through Technology
Disability Law – Could We Pass The ADA Today

Section Awards

Section of the Year Award
AALS Section Awards History
Trophy and Plaque Companies


Section Submission Forms

Section Social Submission Form
Section Webinar Submission Form
2022 AALS Annual Meeting Preliminary Program Submission Form

Section Newsletters

Section Newsletter Template 
Balance in Legal Education Sample

Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research Sample
Family and Juvenile Law Sample
Federal Courts Sample


Section Leadership Tip Sheet
Best Practices for Virtual Section Elections
Video Tutorial: Utilizing AALS Web Resources