James R. Lloyd, III
Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney
The Firm Was Recently Named By Newsweek As One of the Top 14 Criminal Defense
James R. Lloyd, III is an experienced and aggressive trial lawyer and appellate
attorney with a record of getting superior results for his clients. Jim
is a highly regarded trial attorney who has handled thousands of cases
and appellate matters in State and Federal courts in Pennsylvania and
throughout the U.S.
Thank you Jim! I want you to know that I do realize how fortunate I am
having you take care of this situation.
Jim worked as an Assistant District Attorney in Philadelphia for years.
As a result of Jim's skills in the courtroom he received promotions
while at the District Attorney's Office to the Municipal Court, Motions,
Juvenile Court, Felony Waiver, Major Trial, and finally, the elite Repeat
Offenders Units. In addition to Jim's extensive trial experience,
which includes winning jury and non-jury trials in both state and federal
court, Jim served as law clerk to three judges in some of Philadelphia's
busiest criminal courtrooms. Jim's knowledge of criminal trial and
appellate law has led him to be called on repeatedly to serve as an instructor
for prosecutors, defense attorneys, and judges about criminal practice,
criminal procedure, appellate practice, and trial advocacy. Jim uses his
knowledge and experience to fight for his clients' rights and get
the best possible results for them.
Numerous Successes in Criminal and Civil Matters
Mr. Lloyd has been designated a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). The CFE
credential is only given to those with a proven expertise in areas of
fraud investigation and resolving allegations of fraud. Jim is a member
of many professional and civic associations including the Philadelphia
Criminal Law American Inn of Court, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
(ACFE), the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the Criminal
Law Section of Philadelphia Bar Association, and the Pennsylvania Bar
The majority of Mr. Lloyd's current practice is criminal defense however,
he also represents clients with the same zealous advocacy and skill in
civil litigation, child custody, child support, and domestic relations
matters. In civil matters, Jim has gotten 6 and 7 figure awards for his clients.
Jim grew up in Northeast Philadelphia. He attended LaSalle College High
School and St. Joseph's University where he played LaCrosse. Jim earned
his law degree at Villanova University School of Law.
If you are looking for an experienced, aggressive, trial-tested attorney
whose number one goal is getting results, call Jim at the PT&L Firm
for a free consultation about your legal questions today.
- Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit