Cloyd Havens, JD

Adjunct Professor
Phone: (626) 335-6884
Fax: (626) 335-1456
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Before entering college, Cloyd Havens, JD, was an entrepreneur, owning and operating a retail business and a commercial business for 15 years. Since completing law school, he's been a self-employed attorney and professor. His law practice focuses on transactional law, in which he assists business owners and managers with legal and managerial issues related to their businesses. This experience in the business world has given him a perspective that he brings to the classroom, and his courses are designed to give academic knowledge and an insight into the real-world application of that knowledge. A great pleasure of his is assisting past students who share his entrepreneurial spirit in establishing new ventures.


  • JD (Emphasis in Taxation, cum laude), Western State University
  • B.S., Business and Management, University of Redlands

Academic Area

  • School of Business and Management
    • School of Accounting


  • Business
  • Constitutional Law
  • Employer/Employee Relations
  • Law
  • Nonprofit
  • Nonprofit Management

Courses Taught

  • ACCT 530 – Advanced Business Law
  • BUSI 296 – Business Law
  • HROD 530 – Labor Law and Negotiations for Human Resource Professionals
  • HROD 531 – Designing and Managing Compensation and Benefit Systems
  • HROD 532 – Human Resource Law

Office Hours

By appointment