Mr. Hall attended the University of Alabama, where he was a member of Sigma Delta Kappa Law Fraternity. He received a B.S. degree in 1953 and an L.L.B. degree in 1955, and was admitted to the Bar and licensed to practice in Alabama in January, 1955. Mr. Hall is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Hall is a member of the Birmingham and American Bar Associations, Alabama State Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, Trial Attorneys of America, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, International Association of Defense Counsel, Council on Litigation Management, and International Society of Barristers. Mr. Hall enjoys an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell.