Michael A. Verska

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951-682-8300

EDUCATION

B.S. Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude, University of California Riverside, CA (1995); J.D., University of Houston, Houston, TX (1999), Honors in Legal Research, Best Brief in Legal Research Section.

EXPERIENCE

Mr. Verska is an associate of the firm’s Riverside office. His areas of practice include business litigation, construction negligence and defect, mechanic’s lien and title law, product and premises liability, and other general tort liability.

BAR ADMITTANCE AND LICENSURE

California (2000)

MEMBERSHIP

State Bar of California; Riverside Bar Association; American Bar Association.

Mr. Verska graduated with a Juris Doctorate from the University of Houston Law Center with Honors in Legal Research and was awarded the Honor of “Best Brief” in his legal writing section.  While in law school, he worked a law clerk for a firm handling breast implant litigation.  After graduation, he took a position with Citigroup as a staff attorney for Travelers handling personal injury, premises and product liability, and construction defect matters.  Prior to joining the firm, he litigated a $32 million complex business litigation suit involving allegations of breach of contract, construction defect, mechanic’s lien and fraud.
Prior to his legal career, he worked for family businesses in residential construction including rough and finish grading, landscaping, masonry and concrete subtrades.
In his spare time, he enjoys riding and restoring motorcycles.