A Message from Our Director


Jennifer Stevenson, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Director, LL.M. Program, & Professor of the Practice   jsstevenson@wm.edu 


Thank you for your interest in William & Mary Law School's LL.M. degree in the American Legal System.  Our LL.M. program combines a rigorous academic and professional legal education at the nation's oldest law school with individualized attention in a collegial environment.  Through small class sizes, faculty mentoring, and practical legal training, our LL.M. program helps students hone the critical analytic skills needed to succeed as a lawyer in a globalized legal market.  LL.M. students take classes with and study beside their J.D. counterparts, allowing them to understand U.S. law and legal practice while developing their cross-cultural communication skills.  Students choose an individualized course of study, where they may focus on Business Law, Intellectual Property Law, or prepare for the New York Bar Examination.  Regardless of one's goals, a William & Mary LL.M. degree will greatly enhance a student's legal knowledge and career competitiveness in the twenty-first century.

 We hope you will consider joining this special community at William & Mary Law School.

Contact our LL.M. Admissions Office:  llmadm@wm.edu