Robert D. Fragale
Judge Robert D. Fragale was born and raised in Butler, Pennsylvania, graduating from Butler High School in 1973. He received a Bachelor of Science from Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, in 1978, and his Juris Doctor from Capital University Law School in 1982. He began working in private practice in 1983 and from 1992 to 2004, held the position as Magistrate of the Marion County Common Pleas Court, Probate and Juvenile Division. From May of 2004 through December of 2004 he held the position as Marion County Common Pleas Court Judge - General Division. From December of 2004 through January of 2009, he held the position as Marion County Common Pleas Court Magistrate, Family Court. He was elected to his first term as Judge of the Marion County Family Court in November of 2008.