Odessa Linguistic Journal is a specialized scientific journal of the Faculty of International Legal Relations that allows displaying the results of the most important areas of theoretical and practical research in the field of linguistics (Germanic, Slavic, Oriental Languages, contrastive linguistics, translation theory and practice), achieved by the representatives of National University 'Odessa Law Academy' and other universities and research institutions of Ukraine. The journal informs about the events of academic life and philological education in Ukraine, provides a review of scientific papers and books on philological subjects. It covers current issues of philological sciences and welcomes doctors of sciences, candidates of sciences, young scholars, university lecturers, senior students, translators, and all those interested in achievements of Ukrainian philological science. Odessa Linguistic Journal was founded in 2013 due to the special initiative of the Professor N. Petluchenko.