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The InQuiring Lawyer Dialogue: Bias, Diversity, and Inclusiveness in the Colorado Legal Community – Part I

Burg Simpson attorney Ronald M. Sandgrund’s InQuiring Lawyer series has returned to The Colorado Lawyer magazine again this year. In the first of a three-part series, dialogue participants, including judges, lawyers, law professors, law students, a sociologist, CEOs and corporate counsel, and nationally-known bias and diversity experts exchange views in a dialogue format. Ron’s article… Read more »

February 3, 2016 

American Bar Foundation inducts Peter Burg as Fellow

Denver, CO, January 25, 2016 – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. has announced that shareholder Peter W. Burg has been selected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. The American Bar Foundation limits Fellows to one percent of the lawyers admitted to practice in the United States and its territories and to… Read more »

January 25, 2016 

Burg Simpson Attorneys Named to 5280 Magazine’s 2016 Top Lawyers List

Denver, Colorado, January 4, 2016 – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. is pleased to announce that eight shareholders have been named to 5280 Magazine’s 2016 Top Lawyers list. Founded in 1993, 5280 is the largest local magazine in Colorado. The Burg Simpson attorneys selected for inclusion in 5280 Top Lawyers are: Michael S…. Read more »

January 4, 2016 

Burg Simpson Files Civil Lawsuit in Arizona Against Biological Resource Center, Inc.

Denver, Colorado, December 7, 2015 – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., and Kabateck Brown Kellner, LLP announce the filing of a lawsuit in Arizona on behalf of eight plaintiffs, against defendant, Biological Resource Center, Inc., and other defendant companies and individuals. Biological Resource Center, Inc. and the other defendants represented that bodily remains… Read more »

December 7, 2015 

Burg Simpson Shareholder Meghan Quinlivan Appointed to Steering Committee in Power Morcellator Lawsuit

Meghan Quinlivan, Shareholder at Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., is among the members appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (“PSC”) in the multidistrict litigation (“MDL”) against Ethicon Inc., a manufacturer of morcellation devices. A majority of the appointed members of the PSC, which U.S. District Judge Kathy Vratil of Kansas approved on Wednesday… Read more »

November 20, 2015 

Burg Simpson Amends Tainted Wine Complaint

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, PC filed an important consumer class action in Los Angeles, California on March 19, 2015 alleging that 83 different types of wine produced in California contain levels of inorganic arsenic that significantly exceed the level found to be acceptable by California, in some instances over five times the safe… Read more »

October 8, 2015 

Burg Simpson Annual Scholarship Competition

Denver, Colorado – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. is once again offering its annual scholarship competition. Now in its fourth year, the competition is based upon written essays and aims to teach the next generation about the importance of the jury system as the guardian of American rights and liberties. Burg Simpson is… Read more »

September 29, 2015 

$14 Million Awarded to Ironbridge Residents

20 homeowners in the Ironbridge subdivision near Glenwood Springs, Colorado, are waiting to see if a judge will decide to uphold the ruling of the jury, awarding them nearly $7 million in damages due to sinking homes in the housing development. The jury awarded over $6.7 million to the 20 homeowners, assigning full responsibility to… Read more »

September 9, 2015 

Examining the Client-Attorney Relationship from a Psychological Perspective

Burg Simpson attorney Rick Bailey recently co-authored “Hearing and Mishearing: Psychoanalytic Observations on the Attorney-Client Relationship”, with David Stevens Ph.D. for publication in the Western Michigan University Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical Law [Vol.16.3 2014]. This article examines factors that contribute to how attorneys and clients may be at risk for misunderstanding each other’s… Read more »

August 19, 2015 

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