Danna McKitrick, P.C. has announced the addition of Michael R. Cherba to the Danna McKitrick litigation team. He will primarily concentrate his practice on insurance-related, business, probate, and civil litigation matters.
Cherba received his Juris Doctorate degree from Washington University in 2007. Shortly thereafter, he joined the Missouri Attorney General’s office, where his practice included consumer protection, administrative/professional licensing, and a wide variety of other types of cases. While with the Attorney General, Cherba litigated more than 50 bench trials and defended 20 administrative decisions in judicial review actions before the circuit court. He also briefed and argued six cases in the Missouri Court of Appeals. Cherba was also part of a team in the Attorney General’s office which successfully defended ballot language related to efforts to repeal Missouri’s Non-Partisan Court Plan.
Prior to his career as an attorney, Cherba served in two federal positions in Washington, D.C. He was Special Assistant to the Director of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management and a Staff Assistant/Caseworker in The White House, Office of Agency Liaison.
Cherba is an active volunteer as board secretary with Young Friends of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, and president of the board of directors for Willows Way, Inc. He is also a leisure activity program volunteer for St. Louis Arc.