Associate Professor of Legal Analysis and Writing
Professor Lloyd is a graduate of Duke University School of Law and Davidson College. He was Vice President and General Counsel of The Fresh Market, Inc. for approximately ten years. Before that, he was a partner with the firm of Tuggle, Duggins & Meschan, P.A. where he had a general commercial practice. That practice included representing clients in the areas of commercial contracts, commercial leasing, commercial lending, intellectual property, and commercial bankruptcy law. Professor Lloyd has also served as the Ethics Chair for the Corporate Counsel Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. Professor Lloyd’s legal interests include legal analysis, reasoning and rhetoric, semiotics of law, interpretation theory, commercial transactions (including commercial leasing and other real property transactions), the practical art of commercial negotiation and drafting, and legal education theory including “best practices” approaches to legal education. Professor Lloyd also enjoys genealogy and formalist verse composition and translation. In addition to his original verse (some of which has been set to music), he has translated the complete epigrams of Palladas and various French works including Racine’s Phèdre and Molière’s Tartuffe.