Reginald D. Cloyd III

Biography

Reggie concentrates his practice in commercial litigation and class action defense. He has successfully represented individuals and corporate clients in product liability matters, complex contract actions, business torts, bankruptcy adversary proceedings, real estate litigation, and data breach litigation. He has significant experience representing app-based tech companies.

He helps clients with all aspects of the litigation process, including initial case evaluation and risk assessment, discovery, depositions, dispositive motions, and various hearings. Reggie has first chaired multiple bench trials in state court, excels at negotiating settlements, and looks for ways to collaborate with opposing counsel in order to meet his clients’ needs.

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Law  (J.D., cum laude, 2015)
    • Illinois Journal of Law, Technology & Policy, production editor
    • 2015 College of Law Annual Alumni Luncheon, speaker
    • Black Law Student Association (Outstanding 3L of the Year Recipient)
  • McKendree University  (B.S., 2011)
    • Men’s Football Team, captain and scholar athlete
    • Senior Farewell Service (One of four students selected out of 581 graduates), speaker

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • Indiana

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Indianapolis Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
  • Japan-America Society of Indiana
  • Marion County Bar Association
  • Youth Mentoring initiative
  • The Economic Club of Indiana
  • 17th Street Corridor Neighborhood Association

Distinctions

  • Illinois Rising Star® (2019-present)
  • McKendree University, Rising Star Award (2021)
  • Finalist, 2022 Indy's Best and Brightest Awards, Law Category