Graham D. Hersh focuses his practice on personal injury lawsuits and commercial litigation. His professional, educational and clinical experiences have left him uniquely qualified to help Burg Simpson’s clients obtain the best possible outcomes. Admitted to practice before both the Colorado and Wyoming Supreme Courts, as well as several Federal Courts, Mr. Hersh has litigated numerous cases at both the trial and appellate levels. Mr. Hersh has represented Colorado and Wyoming clients in cases involving wrongful death, catastrophic injuries, premise liability claims, auto crashes, and farmland electrocution. Additionally, Mr. Hersh has successfully represented clients in complex commercial disputes and products liability cases. Mr. Hersh’s passion for the law is fueled by an unrelenting desire to find justice for his clients.
Mr. Hersh graduated from the University Of Wyoming College Of Law with honors in 2014. During his tenure at the University of Wyoming, Mr. Hersh was selected to be the Student Director of the University of Wyoming Defender Aid Program. In May, 2014, acting in his capacity as Student Director, Mr. Hersh successfully argued in the Wyoming Supreme Court to have the landmark constitutional rule announced in the U.S. Supreme Court case, Miller v. Alabama, applied retroactively to cases on collateral review in the State of Wyoming.
ALI CLE Scholarship & Leadership Award, 2014
University of Wyoming Hirst Applegate Trial Competition Champion, 2013
American Association for Justice Moot Court Competition Team, 2013-2014
Student Representative, University of Wyoming Potter Law Club
National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Inducted 2007
LSAT Study Chair, University of Wyoming Pre-Law Club, 2010
Colorado Supreme Court, 2015
Wyoming Supreme Court, 2014
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 2015
U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 2014
J.D., 2014, University Of Wyoming College Of Law, Laramie, Wyoming
B.A., 2011, Political Science with minor in Criminal Justice, University of Wyoming
The Colorado State Bar
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
The Wyoming State Bar
Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association
Member of Operation TBI Freedom’s Advisory Board, providing services for service members who have returned with a traumatic brain injury or PTSD, 2016.
Student Director, University Of Wyoming Defender Aid Program, 2013-2014
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, The United Way, 2011