Benita A. Lloyd

Benita A. Lloyd has been practicing in excess of 30 years. She concentrates her practice mainly in all areas of family law, including separations, divorce, property settlements, post separation support, alimony, child custody, child support, guardianships, termination of parental rights and adoptions. Ms. Lloyd also handles matters involving collections, specifically for timeshare developments and condominium associations; real estate transactions, specifically timeshare transfers; estate planning and administration, specifically powers of attorney, health care powers of attorney, living wills and wills. She is also a mediator, and has mediated numerous family law cases.


  • BA – Summa Cum Laude, 1984, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
  • JD – Cum Laude, 1987, Campbell University


  • Admitted to the North Carolina State Bar in 1987
  • Member of the Dare County Bar
  • First Judicial District Bar
  • North Carolina Bar Association (Family Law Section)
  • American Bar Association (Family Law Section)
  • Attorney Advocate in Dare County for the North Carolina Guardian Ad Litem Program since 1990
  • Child Support Enforcement Attorney for Dare and Currituck counties since 1999
  • DRC Certified Family Financial Mediator since 2000