Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

ARENA HUKUM is published by Faculty of Law, University of Brawijaya, Malang-East Java-Indonesia. ARENA HUKUM is an open-access peer reviewed journal that mediate the dissemination of academicians, researchers and practitioners in law. ARENA HUKUM accept submission from all over the world.

ARENA HUKUM aims to provide a forum for national and international academicians, researchers and practitioners on law science to publish the original articles. All accepted articles will be published and will be freely available to all readers with worldwide visibility and coverage.

The scope of ARENA HUKUM are the specific topics issues such as Civil Law, Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and International Law.

All articles submitted to this journal can be written in Bahasa and English Language.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

ARENA HUKUM is an open-access peer reviewed journal that mediate the dissemination of academicians, researchers and practitioners in law. 

Submitted articles will be pre-reviewed by the editors, determining whether the manuscripts have conformed to Arena Hukum author guidelines. Articles which have conformed to the journal’s template will be peer-reviewed. Arena Hukum is a double blind peer-reviewed journal

which involves many reviewers of experts in relevant field of laws. Final decision of articles acceptance is  decided by the editors according to reviewers' suggestion.

Generally, the candidate of reviewers will be chosen based on their reputation in the international publication number and quality. Next step, The Editor send the invitation letter for each candidate of reviewer. After the candidate of reviewer informed their availabilities for reviewing process, Editor create account for each reviewer and then send manuscript by OJS.

Plagiarism and self-plagiarism are not allowed. Arena hukum uses plagiarism detector to screen articles for detecting plagiarism. Detection of overlapping and similar text is used there and so quotations and appropriate citations have to be used whenever required.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Editorial Board

Editor in Chief:

Reka Dewantara (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Managing Editor:

Mufatikhatul Farikhah (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)


Jazim Hamidi (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Muchammad Ali Syaa'at (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Budi Santoso (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)


Imam Kuswahyono (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Nurini Aprilianda (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Hanif Nur W. (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Warkum Sumitro (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Aan Eko Widiarto (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Dhiana Puspitawati (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Faizin Sulistio (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

M. Zairul Alam (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Muktiono (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Dhia Al Uyun (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

M. Dahlan (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Ratih Dheviana Puru HT (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Agis Ardhiansyah (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Ardi Ferdian (Faculty of Law,  Brawijaya University)

Dewi Astutty Mochtar (Professor of Law, Merdeka University)

Dyah Ochtorina Susanti  (Jember University)

Mahendra Putra Kurnia (Mulawarman University)

M. Syamsudin (Indonesia Islamic University)

Achmad Ratomi (Lambung Mangkurat University)

Asri W. (Muhammadiyah Surakarta University)

Catur W. (Muhammadiyah Malang University)

Endang Sutrisno (Swadaya Gunung Jati Cirebon University)

Fachrizal Afandi (Faculty of Law, Brawijaya University)

Noor Hafidah (Lambung Mangkurat University, Samarinda)

Uswatun Hasanah (Trunojoyo University)

English Language Advisor:

A A A Nanda Saraswati

Technical Editor:

Dyandra Chairatun Hisan