When it comes to service, dedication and commitment to the Hampton Roads community, Norfolk native Paul D. Fraim stands second to none. As Norfolk’s Mayor for over 20 years, Paul Fraim shepherded one of the city’s greatest eras of business and economic development to date. Part of his unparalleled record includes building strong ties with the state and federal governments, successful businesses, the maritime industry, and the United States Navy. His focus on forging and strengthening relationships is equally evident in the flourishing local arts community. Recently retired from his mayoral post, Paul Fraim continues his commitment to his legal practice and the vibrant Norfolk community as President and Chairman of the Slover Library Foundation.

Paul Fraim founded Fraim & Fiorella, P.C. in 2003 with his law partner, Todd M. Fiorella. The Fraim & Fiorella team has more than 115 years of collective courtroom and legal experience bringing professional expertise, dedication, and strong commitment to their clients throughout Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore and Northeastern North Carolina.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death
  • Family Law
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Criminal Defense/Traffic/DWI
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Wills/Trusts/Estates
  • Government Relations
  • Insurance Defense
  • Landlord Tenant