A 1997 graduate of the University of North Dakota School of Law, Lloyd has been practicing in the area of criminal law for more than 15 years. As a former prosecutor with the Burleigh County State's Attorney's Office, Lloyd handled hundreds of criminal cases at both the misdemeanor and felony level. These included juvenile matters, DUI cases, property crimes, sex offenses, drug crimes, white collar cases, and violent crimes including multiple homicide cases. Since entering private practice in 2013 Lloyd has focused almost entirely on DUI and criminal defense cases. Over the course of his career he has successfully tried well over a hundred criminal jury trials.
Lloyd is licensed to practice law in North Dakota state courts, the United States District Court for the District of North Dakota, and the United States Supreme Court. He has appeared before and successfully argued dozens of criminal cases at the North Dakota Supreme Court.
Lloyd is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the North Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the National College of DUI Defense. He serves on the North Dakota Joint Procedures Committee and also the North Dakota State Bar Association Legislative Committee.