/David Fratarcangelo, Claims Attorney
David Fratarcangelo, Claims Attorney

About David Fratarcangelo, Claims Attorney

David C. Fratarcangelo is a claims attorney for ALPS. He received his undergraduate degree from James Madison University, his master’s degree from the University of Alabama, and his law degree from West Virginia University. Dave began handling claims for ALPS in 2015 and works in the company’s Richmond, Virginia office. Prior to joining ALPS, Dave spent several years in private practice focusing on criminal defense and domestic relations work. Dave also spent two years as a local government attorney. In his spare time you can find Dave playing music in the Richmond area with a number of local groups.

To Plea or Not to Plea?

The decision to avoid trial in a criminal matter and enter into a plea agreement is an important and often difficult choice to make for both the defendant and defense counsel.  Prosecutors often favor plea agreements because they bring economy and certainty to proceedings.  Defendants and defense counsel often favor them because they can mitigate [...]