Mr. Stalvey is recent Partner in the firm with his practice primarily focused on Criminal Defense, DUI, and Divorce. Alex is admitted to practice law in South Carolina.
Mr. Stalvey is a 1999 graduate of the University of South Carolina and a 2004 graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law. Prior to Law School, he held a staff position with U.S. Senator Strom Thurmond in Washington, D.C. from 1999 to 2001.
Mr. Stalvey was admitted to the South Carolina Bar in November of 2004. That same year he began a clerkship with the Honorable John L. Breeden, Jr. who was a State Trial Court Judge in Horry and Georgetown Counties. At the conclusion of his clerkship with Judge Breeden, Mr. Stalvey accepted a position in Spartanburg as a prosecutor in the 7th Judicial Circuit under Solicitor Trey Gowdy. While in Spartanburg, Mr. Stalvey's jury trial practice included cases involving murder, drug trafficking, armed robbery, and other violent crimes. He also spent a significant amount of time in the courtroom prosecuting magistrate level DUI cases. In 2008, Mr. Stalvey left Spartanburg to serve as a Prosecutor in the Greenville County Solicitor's Office. He continued to focus his attention on jury trial practice in various criminal matters.
Mr. Stalvey joined Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey, LLC in the Fall of 2009.
Mr. Stalvey is a member of the South Carolina and Greenville County Bar Associations. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. In February 2009, he was appointed by the South Carolina Supreme Court to the Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization. In 2011, Mr. Stalvey was elected to serve as a representative for the 13th Judicial Circuit on the Board of Governors of the S.C. Association for Justice. In 2013, Mr. Stalvey was named to the Board of the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a member of the National College of DUI Defense, the Greenville Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He also participates in the South Carolina Supreme Court's Mentoring Program for New Lawyers.
Mr. Stalvey is a regular speaker on criminal law at the Annual S.C. Bail Agents Association Conference and has served as an Instructor on Criminal Law and Evidence for the S.C. Summary Court Judges Association.