Linda Doyle, speaking as McDermott’s hiring partner about law degrees secured online, observed that she is not aware of any large firm that currently hires online J.D. alumni, and has never seen an online J.D. mentioned in the 3,000 law student resumes the Firm reviews annually. “A brick-and-mortar LL.M. would be far more beneficial than an online LL.M. at this point,” Ms. Doyle added.