Law school graduates are furthering their studies in increasing numbers today, especially those working in competitive fields.
A master of laws degree deepens your knowledge in specific areas of the law, making you a more marketable candidate and more effective attorney.
LL.M. in American Legal Studies
This program is tailored to lawyers who earned their law degrees abroad and are looking to learn more about the U.S. legal system in a global context. It is a particularly helpful course of study for those wanting to work for multinational corporations or state or federal government.
LL.M. in Family Law
One of only three in the country, Hofstra Law's family law LL.M. program concentrates on divorce, family violence, child custody, abuse, neglect and support, as well as related areas such as tax, contracts, real estate and partnership law, child psychology and treatment options. It is organized in conjunction with our family law center.
LL.M. in Health Law and Policy
Complete our online LL.M. degree program in just 9 courses and graduate in just 18 months. Our Master of Laws in Health Law and Policy is designed for experienced legal professionals. Learn how to deliver expert legal counsel to clients confronting complex compliance matters — from health care payment methods to the regulation of the Medicare and Medicaid systems to the ethics of biotechnology.