Wm. Craig Hall

/Wm. Craig Hall
Wm. Craig Hall 2017-06-14T18:20:19+00:00

Wm. Craig Hall
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Legal Background:
Degree of Juris Doctor from Cecil B. Humphreys School of Law at Memphis State University in 1973, admitted to the Tennessee Bar April 27, 1974, admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee in 1975, admitted to practice before the United StatesCourt of Appeals for the 6th Circuit in 1975, the Supreme Court of the United States in 1990.

Law Associations:
• Tennessee Bar Association
• American Bar Association
• Southern Law Society
• Memphis Bar Association

Legal Rating:
Mr. Hall has been rated by his peers at the bar as AV®, Peer Review Rated, which is the highest legal ability rating and ethical standing rating available from The Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Ratings.

Judicial Service:
Mr. Hall has served as the elected Municipal Judge of Collierville, Tennessee since 1983, which under State law is a part-time Judicial position which permits him to engage in the practice of law in other courts. He was appointed Municipal Judge of Rossville, Fayette County, Tennessee in 1984 and continues to serve on both benches.

Prosecutor:
Served as Lead Prosecutor in City of Memphis, Division 8, DUI Court in 1977.

Pre-Law:
Bachelor of Science from University of Tennessee at Martin in 1971. Member of Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity.

Military Service:
Upon graduation from high school, Mr. Hall joined the United States Marine Corps and served with the Marine Detachment aboard the USS Newport News, the US Navy Second Fleet Flag Ship, where he was a member of the Second Fleet Marine Detachment Drill Team. He was Marine Orderly to the Captain of the ship and the Admiral of the Second Fleet.

Fraternal Organizations:
• Collierville Lodge #152 F&AM, Collierville, Tennessee,
• Adams Lodge #264, F&AM, Middleton, Tennessee
• Scottish Rite
• York Rite
• Al Chymia Shrine in Memphis

Civic Organizations:
• Collierville Rotary Club
• West Tennessee Historical Society
• National Rifle Association
• Marine Corps League

Personal Background:
Mr. Hall was born in Shelby County, Tennessee on January 7, 1947. He is a 13th generation Southerner and 4th generation Shelby Countian, was reared in and has resided in Collierville, Shelby County, Tennessee all of his life.

Mr. Hall graduated from Collierville High School in 1965 where he served as Vice President of his Sr. Class and Co-Captain of the Collierville High School Football Team.

Mr. Hall has been married for 32 years, has four children and two grandchildren. He is a lifelong member of the Collierville United Methodist Church and a communicant of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Collierville, Tennessee.