The American legal system has global impact. Regulation and policy are no longer bound by borders, and technology has transformed the delivery of legal services. It’s an international market shift that makes those with U.S. legal expertise more valuable than ever. At Hofstra Law, you can learn the language of U.S. law. Choose our online LL.M. in American Law to better serve courts, law firms and organizations worldwide in need of your expertise.

The North American legal services market is the largest in the world, comprising 49% of the global market.*
*Research and Markets

Why Choose Hofstra Law for Your Online LL.M.
in American Law?

Our online LL.M. program can equip you with a practical understanding of U.S. law to support your career in international law — all without interrupting your life or career.

Flexible
Coursework is 100% online
— no campus visits.

Supportive
Benefit from 24/7 technical support.

Accessible
No LSAT, GMAT
or GRE required.

Convenient
Choose from three start dates — fall, spring or summer.

Expedient
Graduate in less than two years.

Who Should Choose the Online LL.M.
in American Law?

The Master of Laws in American Law is designed for international lawyers and foreign and domestic students who have already earned a law degree but want deeper knowledge of the American legal system.

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What Can I Learn in the Online LL.M. Program?

Our 24-credit-hour program offers a comprehensive exploration of the American legal system to prepare you to become a valuable resource on U.S. law — all on a 100% online platform.

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How Can the LL.M. in American Law Advance My Career?

An LL.M. in American Law from Hofstra Law can lead to advanced career paths, promotions or greater responsibility in your current role. Our graduates work in legal services roles for industries including local and national government, finance, education and health care worldwide.

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How Can the Online LL.M. Degree Enhance My Legal Expertise?

Our graduates can emerge with the expertise required to navigate U.S. law and the confidence to leverage it for client success. In our program, you can:

  • Enhance your understanding of U.S. law, reform and policy
  • Create opportunities for professional growth and career advancement
  • Prepare for legal service leadership opportunities
  • Build your network with professionals from diverse legal backgrounds
  • Learn from a faculty of experienced legal practitioners
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