Phil Fraga

The other principal of the firm, Phil Fraga, is an attorney who brings significant private sector experience to his role in serving as outside counsel. Mr. Fraga gained valuable legal and operational experience with a major cable company and was general counsel and a member of the senior management teams of two telecommunications companies prior to joining the firm in January of 2006. Mr. Fraga’s industry experience and his understanding of the operations of cable and telecommunications providers have proven invaluable for our clients as they negotiate with these providers. 

Mr. Fraga works in virtually every area of the firm’s practice. He has negotiated hundreds of cable franchise agreements with cable providers. He has also negotiated numerous wireless facility leases, pole attachment agreements, and right-of-way agreements. Mr. Fraga also has significant experience negotiating with communications providers on behalf of residential building owners and managers. Mr. Fraga has undergraduate degrees from Bethany College (finance) and Carlow College (accounting), an MBA from the University of Steubenville, and a law degree from the Duquesne University School of Law. He resides with his family in Weirton, West Virginia.

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