Michael O. Hallman is a graduate of Wofford College and received his J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Mr. Hallman began his practice with the Office of the 13th Circuit Solicitor as an Assistant Solicitor for 3 years before opening his own general law practice as a sole practitioner handling civil and criminal cases. Mr. Hallman also served as the Municipal Judge for the City of Greer, S.C. for 12 years. In addition to his private practice, Mr. Hallman was an Assistant Solicitor under contract with the Office of the 13th Circuit Solicitor from 2003 through 2008. Mr. Hallman co-authored both South Carolina Traffic Lawyers' Tool Kit, 2nd Edition, and South Carolina Drug Case Tool Kit 2009. Mr. Hallman is now in private practice with Mr. Ronnie M. Cole at the Cole Law Firm in Anderson and Greenville, S.C. where he has successfully negotiated and tried cases to favorable outcomes.