Course aims to develop

Hofstra University School of Law will offer a new LL.M. program in Family Law starting this Fall. Hofstra is now one of the only schools in the country to offer a Family Law LL.M., and -- located near New York City -- it is the only Family Law LL.M. program on the East Coast of the United States.

Hofstra's website reports that the new program "meets the needs of all students, whether they seek to concentrate on matrimonial issues - marital dissolution, child custody, and property distribution; child protection issues - child abuse and neglect and the child welfare system; or one of the growing areas of subspecialty - international family law, legislative reform, or representing gay and lesbian families."

The Family Law LL.M. is a one-year program, but it can be taken over two years on a part-time basis.

For more information about the law school or the program, please visit Hofstra University's program listing on LLM GUIDE.

Comments


Related Law Schools

Hempstead, New York 14 Followers 5 Discussions

More LLM News

McGeorge School of Law Launches Online LL.M. in Water & Environmental Law

Jun 07, 2019

More LLM News

LLM Articles

Securing Post LL.M. Work Visas

May 27, 2019

An overseas LL.M. can provide the local knowledge and networks to land a local job. We’ve done the research on visa rules, so that you don’t have to

LL.M. Programs in Scandinavia Have Enormous Potential

May 01, 2019

With superb law schools, innovation, quality of life and, in some cases, no tuition fees, Scandinavia has much to offer prospective LL.M. students

Studying for an LL.M. in Paris

Apr 05, 2019

With an abundance of world-class law schools and law firms, and commercial and cultural clout, Paris is one of the best cities in which to study law

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists