William B. "Bret" Salley, Jr. practices in the areas of workers' compensation (on the job injuries), personal injury and criminal defense. Mr. Salley has been serving the rights of injured people and their families for over 20 years. He earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the College of Charleston in 1986 and his Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1990.
Mr. Salley has served as President for Injured Workers' Advocates, a group of SC lawyers who represent clients injured at work. He has also served as Treasurer and Board Member for the SC Workers' Compensation Education Association. Mr. Salley is heavily involved in workers' compensation issues and is frequently asked to speak on workers' comp related topics. Mr. Salley is a former Assistant Solicitor for the 5th Judicial Circuit, former Special Federal Prosecutor and former Law Clerk for the Honorable Edward B. Cottingham. Mr. Salley is admitted to practice in South Carolina State and Federal Courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit.