Legal Ethics
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Legal Ethics

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 1460728X, 17578450
Publisher: Routledge
History: 1998-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Legal Ethics is an international and interdisciplinary journal devoted to the field of legal ethics.The journal provides an intellectual meeting ground for academic lawyers practitioners and policymakers to debate developments shaping the ethics of law and its practice at the micro and macro levels.Its focus is broad enough to encompass empirical research on the ethics and conduct of the legal professions and judiciary studies of legal ethics education and moral development ethics development in contemporary professional practice the ethical responsibilities of law schools professional bodies and government and jurisprudential or wider philosophical reflections on law as an ethical system and on the moral obligations of individual lawyers.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

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Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.133 0.136 0.143
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.231 0.154 0.122
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.1 0.116 0.138
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.111 0.103 0.093
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.067 0.048 0.095
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.179 0.153 0.157
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.56 0.513 0.445
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.365 0.28 0.235
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.25 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.308 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.176 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.125 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.293 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.057 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.516 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.214 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.4 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.048 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.529 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.172 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.194 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.029 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.1 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History