Mr. Hall received his A.B. in economics from Stanford University in 1977. He earned his law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1980.
Prior to opening up his own law firm, Mr. Hall was a partner with Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek, in their Specialized Criminal Defense Department for sixteen years. Before that, Mr. Hall was a partner in the law firm of Goldberg and Hall, again specializing in the defense of criminal matters.