Established in 1979, The American Lawyer is a monthly law journal. It publishes a wide range of news and articles related to law and judiciary. It publishes articles in various areas, including business acquisitions and merger and judicial decisions. It also features legal business stories and strategies. Additionally, it publishes articles on corporate governance and bankruptcy. The journal publishes articles on Supreme Court judgments on criminal and civil proceedings. The American Lawyer features articles on various law firms and conducts legal opinion polls. Additionally, it publishes book reviews and essays by eminent attorneys. It also features articles on management. Its office is located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.