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The People's Lawyer in Hermitage, MO

"Wherever justice needs to be served"

Located across from the Hickory County Courthouse in Hermitage, Missouri, Mike Holzknecht, a former Prosecutor, has 35 years of trial experience in personal injury, wrongful death, worker’s compensation, negligence, and criminal cases. Throughout these many years of practice Mike has represented families all across Missouri, and has been Specially Admitted for catastrophic injury cases in the courts of Florida, Minnesota, Kansas, and downtown Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. 

 In addition to being admitted to practice in Missouri, Mike is admitted and licensed to practice in the U.S. Virgin Islands where he has been appointed by the Supreme Court of the U.S. Virgin Islands to serve as its Special Disciplinary Counsel – a position in which Mike has been entrusted to investigate allegations of misconduct against other attorneys on behalf of the People of the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

 Because of his experience, integrity and special training Mike also serves as a Court Appointed and Court Approved Mediator, having earned the trust and confidence of local judges and other attorneys to help parties involved in legal disputes get their cases resolved, avoiding the expense, delay and uncertainty of litigation. 

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Get to know MIKE on a more personal level

A family man, Mike has been married for almost 30 years, and enjoys spending time with his wife and grown children along with their friends and families. He enjoys all things outdoors, especially hunting with his recurve bow, trot line fishing and spring crappie fishing, backpacking, canoeing and just being outdoors in beautiful Hickory County and the Pomme de Terre region of southwest Missouri which he calls home. 

 If you need to talk with an experienced attorney, don’t delay, call Mike today. If Mike is unavailable because of serving another client, just leave a message – you can always rest assured that Mike will personally return your call as soon as he can – same as he has done for all of his other clients for the past 35 years. 


personal injury law

wrongful death law

auto accidents

workers' compensation


birth injuries