Author Proposals

Sweet & Maxwell publishes in a variety of media for legal and regulatory professionals and students. If you have an idea for a publication - in any medium - please send your proposal to the appropriate publishing or business manager (see below).

Please follow the following template format for your proposal:
  • Subject
  • Working title
  • Your CV and contact details, together with the same for any co-author
  • A brief description of your works objective and its key selling points
  • A draft table of contents and any sample material
  • How this will differ from and be better than existing, competing works
  • Estimated length
  • Primary market
  • Secondary market
  • Estimated delivery date

Do not send whole, unsolicited scripts.

Send your proposal to the relevant manager as detailed below:

Subject area

Manager

Aviation
Banking and Finance
Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals
Company Law/Commercial Law
Competition
Construction
Data Protection
Employment Law
Energy
Entertainment and Media
EU Law
Information Technology
Insolvency
Insurance
Intellectual Property (including Copyright, Designs, Patents and Trademarks)
International Law
International Trade
Partnerships
Pensions
Shipping
Sports Law
Taxation - Corporate
Telecommunications

 

Tania Quan
Thomson Reuters, Legal UK & Ireland
Friars House
160 Blackfriars Road
Southwark
London SE1 8EZ
Tel: (+44)020 7542 9369
Email: tania.quan@thomsonreuters.com

Administrative Law
Agricultural Law
Arbitration
Charities
Conveyancing
Coroners Courts
Civil Procedure
Commercial Litigation
Conflict of Laws
Costs
Criminal Law
Damages
Defamation
Dispute Resolution
Family
Human rights
Immigration
Landlord and Tenant
Legal Funding
Legal Practice & Procedure
Legal Systems
Personal Injury
Professional Negligence
Property Law
Social Welfare and Child Law
Reference works
Restitution
Tort
Trusts
Wills Probate

 

Katherine Brewer
Thomson Reuters, Legal UK & Ireland
Friars House
160 Blackfriars Road
Southwark
London SE1 8EZ
Tel: (+44) 020 7542 5705
Email: katherine.brewer@thomsonreuters.com


 

Local Government Law

Steven Warriner
Thomson Reuters, Legal UK & Ireland
Friars House
160 Blackfriars Road
Southwark
London SE1 8EZ
Tel: (+44) 020 7542 9298
Email: steven.warriner@thomsonreuters.com 

 

Student texts

Nicola Thurlow
Thomson Reuters, Legal UK & Ireland
Friars House
160 Blackfriars Road
Southwark
London SE1 8EZ
Tel: (+44) 020 7542 8335
Email: nicola.thurlow@thomsonreuters.com

  
CPD: Conferences
 

Simon Smith
Thomson Reuters, Legal UK & Ireland
Friars House
160 Blackfriars Road
Southwark
London SE1 8EZ
Tel: (+44) 020 7542 8890
Email: s.smith@thomsonreuters.com

 
CPD: Webinars & Online
 

Cassi Waddy
Thomson Reuters, Legal UK & Ireland
Friars House
160 Blackfriars Road
Southwark
London SE1 8EZ
Tel: (+44) 020 7542 1373
Email: cassandra.waddy@thomsonreuters.com