University Legal Services

Kenneth Cloyd

Law Clerk - Collections and Bankruptcies

Kenneth Cloyd

Professional Background

Ken is a third year law student at NIU. Ken is active in several student organizations including serving as an assistant editor on the NIU Law Review.  He is also the former President of the NIU Criminal Law Society, and is an active member of the NIU Trial Advocacy Society.  Ken’s prior work experience includes serving as a research assistant to Professor Paul Cain in the College of Law, working as a student law clerk for the Kane County Public Defender’s Office, and working as support staff for the Illinois Innocence Project.


  • Handle bursars collection accounts
  • Conduct legal research on special projects

Education and Memberships

  • B.A., Legal Studies, Political Science, University of Illinois Springfield
  • J.D. Northern Illinois University, expected graduation Spring 2015
  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association