The Bartoletta Law Firm
Emphasizing DUI Defense And Personal Injury Claims
Frank V. Bartoletta
  • Of Counsel


Spokane, WA



As a 1975 graduate of Gonzaga University Law School, Frank V. Bartoletta has focused primarily in the area of criminal defense, with an emphasis on DUI defense.  A retired JAG officer with the U.S. Army Reserves, Frank has tried over 200 jury trials, in all form of arenas, ranging from State District and Superior Courts, to Federal Court, to Military Tribunals, all with notable success.  Over a 35+ years in the legal profession Frank has represented well over 1,000 individuals charged with DUI.  A Spokane native, Frank has spoken through the years at numerous CLE programs on the subject of DUI defense.  Frank believes every client deserves a vigorous defense.

Areas Of Practice

  • DUI Defense
  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Wills and Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington, 1978


  • Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane, Washington
    • J.D. - 1975
  • Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington
    • B.A. - 1969
    • Major: Business Finance


  • Defending DUI's: Fighting the State's Evidence, Washington Defender Association, 2013 to 2013
  • SCC Police Officer Training: Moot Court, Spokane Police Department/Prosecuting Attorney's Office, 1999 to 1999
  • Criminal Law Update CLE, Spokane County Bar Association, 1999 to 1999
  • DWI CLE, Spokane County Bar Association, 1998 to 1998
  • District Court CLE, Spokane County Bar Association, 1996 to 1996
  • Super Seminar- DWI , Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, 1995 to 1995
  • Criminal Law CLE, Spokane County Bar Association, 1994 to 1994
  • District Court Practice with Emphasis on DWI, Spokane County Bar Association, 1990 to 1990

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association, 1975 to Present