The Hofstra Law LL.M. in American Legal Studies affords you the flexibility to design a curriculum that meets your professional needs. Many LL.M. students choose to focus their study in a specialized area of law — corporate, biomedical and health, securities and financial services regulation, international and comparative law, and intellectual property law, among others. Hofstra Law’s proximity to New York City and our active alumni network, which includes distinguished practitioners, means that classes are taught by recognized experts and active leaders in their respective areas of the law.
The more than 200 upper-level courses at Hofstra Law allow you to plan, in concert with an academic adviser, a program of study that will equip you with the skills you need to take your career to a new level. With a dozen journals and annual conferences at Hofstra Law, opportunities to immerse yourself in specialized study are plentiful.