Chapman and Cowherd, P.C.

Chapman and Cowherd, P.C.

903 Jackson St
Chillicothe, MO 64601
Phone 660-646-0627 | Fax 660-646-1105

David L. Hershberger

David was born and raised in Chillicothe, Missouri. He graduated from the University of Missouri in Columbia in 2016, where he received a BA in philosophy, magna cum laude. Before beginning law school, David worked in Washington, DC, at Georgetown University Law Center's Juvenile Justice Clinic and on Capitol Hill. In 2020, he received a Juris Doctorate from George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School in Arlington, Virginia.

In law school, David was a board member of the Journal of Law, Economics & Policy; cofounder and treasurer of the George Mason Family Law Society; vice president of communications of Scalia Law Federalist Society; a board member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Society; and chair of fellowship for Christian Legal Society.

David joined the firm in September 2020. He will handle municipal law, guardians and conservatorships, estate planning, estate and trust administration, real estate, bankruptcy, and business law and litigation.

David resides in Chillicothe with his wife, Rachel, and their dog, Reagan. He is a member at First Baptist Church and enjoys watching and playing sports, spending time with family, and working on home and yard projects.


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