Professor Malloy teaches in the area of health law. She joined the faculty in 1996 after practicing law as a litigation associate with Covington and Burling in Washington, DC. She graduated from Duke University School of Law where she served as Notes Editor of the Duke Law Journal and was admitted to the Order of the Coif. She then clerked for the Honorable Eugene A. Wright of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Professor Malloy conducts research in disability law, health law, and law and psychiatry. She has been published in the Boston College Law Review, the William and Mary Law Review, the Georgia Law Review as well as several others. Professor Malloy has received the numerous awards for scholarship as well as the Goldman Prize for Excellence in Teaching (2000).