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Pittsburgh Attorney Frankie Exler

Frankie Exler is an Associate Attorney with Shrager Defense Attorneys. Frankie is a Pittsburgh native and joined the firm during the summer of 2017 as a legal intern and continued working for the firm while she was home from college in the winter and summer months. Following her graduation from the University of Tennessee in 2019, she returned home to attend the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Frankie Exler - Pittsburgh Criminal Lawyer

During her time in law school, Frankie continued to work for the firm and was our full-time law clerk. Additionally, she was a certified legal intern for both the Sikov Elder Law Clinic where she drafted wills, power of attorney, and performed guardianship hearings in Orphans’ Court. She was also a certified legal intern for the Allegheny County Office of the Public Defender where she was able to start representing clients in criminal court.

Throughout her time at the firm, she has developed a deep understanding of the criminal process in all counties in which we practice. Her experience and devotion to our clients is part of the reason she decided to attend law school and remain with the firm after she passed the Pennsylvania Bar in the summer of 2022. Frankie is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association and Amen Corner.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her beloved horse, River.