Recently, Burg Simpson attorney Ron Sandgrund was recognized in the University of Colorado Law School’s alumni magazine, Amicus. Mr. Sandgrund’s efforts were acknowledged in creating an Environmental Law Fellowship to encourage students to consider environmental advocacy as a career option. “I know law firms pay much more than environmental nonprofits,” Sandgrund said, “but my hope… Read more »
Denver, Colorado – Burg Simpson is proud to announce that shareholder Peter W. Burg has been selected as a member of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council. The University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council was created to stimulate and encourage the loyalty and enthusiasm of the alumni of… Read more »
Denver, Colorado – Burg Simpson shareholder Scott J. Eldredge will be one of the top speakers at the upcoming National Medical Malpractice Association’s 1st Code Blue Conference — Breaking the Code of Silence 2016. Hosted at the Hotel Galvez Resort & Spa in Galveston, Texas on October 17 – 19, the conference brings together professionals… Read more »
Denver, Colorado – America’s Top 100 Attorneys ™ have named Burg Simpson shareholder Reeves D. Whalen a Lifetime Achievement Member for his legal achievements, professional experience and community involvement. Selection as a lifetime achievement member is based on a broad array of criteria, including professional experience, lifetime achievements, significant case results, peer reputation, and community… Read more »
Bicycles and cars are not a good mix. Cyclists are hard to see and more vulnerable to the varying conditions of the road and shoulder. Cycling is a popular sport in the athletic cities of Denver and Boulder, and competitions keep cyclists training on the roads all year around. Several cyclists have been hit on… Read more »
Colorado Department of Transportation’s official traffic code states that it is illegal for a driver to stop on the side or shoulder of the road or highway with the exception of emergency situations. This is a law that has been in existence since 1952, though it is rarely enforced. A 66-year-old man from Lamar was… Read more »
Today, the Colorado Court of Appeals issued a decision in favor of a policyholder and against an insurance company that delayed payment of benefits owed. After the policyholder and insurance company disagreed on how much was owed under the policy for hail damage to the roofs at a townhome complex, they used the appraisal process… Read more »
Last month at the Tattered Cover Book Store in Denver, Colorado, a crowd of over 100 were treated to an evening with Burg Simpson attorney and author, Mike Burg. Speaking about his new book, Trial By Fire: One Man’s Battle to End Corporate Greed and Save Lives, Mike discussed his childhood and his motivations that… Read more »
A Ring of Fire first! Host Farron Cousins talks to former Senator Alan Simpson in a unique opportunity on Ring of Fire to speak with a Republican about the current state of the Republican Party.
CBS 4 in Denver highlights Burg Simpson attorney Michael S. Burg’s induction into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame
Denver’s Radio 850KOA ran a news story about Michael Burg’s induction into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame.
Burg Simpson shareholder Calvin Tregre Jr. examines changes to the civil justice system, where limitations have been placed on monetary awards to seriously injured victims of corporate negligence. Are you protected?
Burg Simpson Attorney and Shareholder Diane Vaksdal Smith’s article, published in CTLA’s Trial Talk, April/May 2015, addresses specifics of appellate practice and procedure. Download full article PDF
Rick D. Bailey contributes his opinion on Net Neutrality in this panel article published in Best Lawyers® Business Edition, Summer, 2015. Download full article PDF
Threats to Shift an Already Tilted Playing Field More in Favor of Homebuilders Burg Simpson attorneys Jennifer A. Seidman and Ronald M. Sandgrund examine what could happen if lawmakers allow builders to take advantage of and mischaracterize the causes of the Great Recession’s lingering effects, and the facts regarding the real causes of the decline… Read more »
Trial lawyer Rick D. Bailey co-authored this white paper with David Stevens, a practicing psychoanalyst/clinical psychologist and associate professor at the university of Colorado Health Sciences Center. They address the attorney-client relationship throught the lens of psychoanalysis and cognitive neuroscience. Download full article PDF