The petition filed by Richland 2 in the S.C. Court lists three (3) attorneys. Prior to seeing a copy of the actual petition, there was talk of only two - Carl Solomon and Skyler Hutto.
Where did W. Allen Nickles III come from? A quick search of the internet reveals only general information from sources such as legaldirectories.com, martindale.com, lawyers.com, etc., and some court cases associating his name, in one case (2000), with Gergel, Nickles & Solomon, P.A. Is he with a Columbia law firm today?
The South Carolina Judicial Branch attorney registration lists him with an address of 17 Creek Manor Lane (29206), which appears to be a residence. Perhaps he has a home-based office.
Did the Richland 2 school board approve giving him legal business?