Journal of International Commercial Law Optional Statement of Interest Please tell us why you’re interested in joining the Journal of International Commercial Law and what you anticipate contributing to JICL. This portion of the application is optional. No points will be deducted for failure to submit an answer nor will points be added for submitting an answer. The purpose of the statement of interest is to give students an opportunity to provide additional information for the board to consider when making selections. Your statement should not exceed 200 words.