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Alva & Shuttleworth, LLC
Daniel-Paul Alva, Esq.
Daniel-Paul Alva began his law career in the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office in 1974 in the newly-formed Narcotics Unit. He went on to criminal defense, and began his own firm, which became Alva & Shuttleworth, LLC, in 1987. Mr. Alva has been involved in criminal defense and trial advocacy education, as the creator of several continuing legal educaiton courses and as a professor of trial advocacy.
Jeremy-Evan Alva, Esq.
Jeremy-Evan Alva earned his Juris Doctor at the James Beasley School of Law at Temple University, and won multiple awards for trial advocacy. He then worked as a criminal defense attorney at the Defender Association of Philadelphia before joining Alva & Shuttleworth, LLC.
Brad V. Shuttleworth, Esq.
Brad V. Shuttleworth received his Juris Doctor from the James Beasley School of Law, and served as a law clerk for a judge before going into private practice. He is an active member of the legal community and has served as chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association's Criminal Justice Section.
David A. Moscow, Esq.
David A. Moscow earned a Juris Doctor from James E. Beasley School of Law at Temple University, though he first entered the legal field while still a PSU undergraduate, clerking at the Beasley Law Firm. He served as a volunteer attorney at the Pennsylvania Innocence Project and serves Of Counsel at Alva & Shuttleworth, LLC. He is an active member of the Chester County Bar Association Criminal Defense Section.
Edward J. Foster, Esq.
Edward J. Foster obtained his Juris Doctor from the Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel University. While pursuing his legal education, he volunteered with the Pennsylvania Innocence Project finding his passion to defend the wrongly accused.
Amarilis Rosa, Administrative Legal Assistant
Amarilis Rosa fights for injustice as an administrative legal assistant at Alva & Shuttlewroth, LLC. Her dedication and detail oriented nature has established herself as irreplaceable to the firm.