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Colorado Personal Injury Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Personal Injury

Burg Simpson attorney at law is dedicated to helping injured individuals and their loved ones rebuild their lives and thrive after a serious accident or injury. Whether it’s a serious car accident that’s taken the life of a loved one or a dog bite that’s left you seriously injured, we can help you secure compensation for the damages you suffered. We’ve handled almost every type of injury or wrongful death case, and have the resources, reputation, and a proven track record of success to assist you. Don’t suffer in silence. If you’ve been injured through someone’s negligence, recklessness or simple misconduct, visit a Denver injury attorney today.

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Colorado Workers' Comp Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Workers’ Compensation

Few things are as unsettling and disruptive as getting hurt while on the job. You’re in pain, overwhelmed and full of questions. But you’re not alone. Thousands of workers get hurt on the job every year, and in Colorado, you don’t have to prove fault to claim workers’ compensation benefits. However, it’s a very complex process and area of law. Don’t make the mistake of trying to handle your own workers’ compensation claim. The Colorado workers’ comp lawyers at Burg Simpson have the unique skills, extensive experience, and vast resources to help you get through this tough experience. We’re here to help.

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Colorado Construction Defects Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Construction Defects

Burg Simpson is a construction defect law firm that has been protecting the rights of individual homeowners and homeowner associations for decades. Construction defects are any flaws in either the design or the construction of a building. These deficiencies can lead to serious physical injuries and/or property damage. Other, less serious, defects can still cause damage to a homeowner in the form of lost use or diminished value of the property, not to mention additional costs involved any fixing any mistakes. Burg Simpson is a nationally recognized law firm that’s emerged as an industry leader in construction defect litigation.

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Colorado Medical Malpractice Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice arises when you’ve suffered an injury because of a medical provider’s behavior that deviates from a generally accepted standard of practice. These cases can be complex, expensive, and time consuming. They may take years to resolve. Because the evidence in medical malpractice cases are frequently difficult to understand, you need medical experts on your side in addition to our competent Colorado medical malpractice attorneys. That’s why we’ve assembled an experienced team consisting of our own nursing staff, as well as outside medical specialists, to review the facts of all of our medical malpractice cases.

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Colorado Bad Faith Insurance Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Business / Commercial Litigation

The Colorado commercial litigation lawyers at Burg Simpson handle a wide variety of business litigation matters. This area of law includes just about any kind of disagreement that arises within the confines of doing business. These can include contract disputes, business dissolutions, consumer class actions, breach of fiduciary duty allegations, and product liability issues. Our experienced corporate lawyers are here to help you with your case whether you’re a multi-national corporation, partnership, limited liability company, sole proprietorship, family business, or even if you’re just an individual with an issue related to business law.

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Colorado Mass Tort Lawyerss- Burg Simpson

Dangerous Drugs & Devices

No other country in the world uses as many prescription drugs or medical devices as the United States. Consumers have gotten used to having faith that when they follow their doctor’s orders by taking a prescription, the medication in question has been thoroughly tested and vetted. But because of either negligence by the manufacturer or a flawed regulatory approval process, this isn’t always the case.  Burg Simpson has represented thousands of individuals who’ve suffered serious side effects after taking prescription drugs, or who’ve been injured as a result of a defective medical device. For more than 40 years, our 100-plus strong team of Denver mass tort lawyers, paralegals, and nurses have been assembled to lead high-profile litigation involving some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. We’ve won favorable verdicts, settlements, and judgments on behalf of many of our clients.

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Burg Simpson Founding Shareholder Michael S. Burg Discusses Equifax Data Breach on C-SPAN

 September 23, 2017

Burg Simpson Founding Shareholder Michael S. Burg Discusses Equifax Data Breach on C-SPAN

Michael S. Burg, Burg Simpson founding shareholder and author of “Trial By Fire, One Man’s Battle of End Corporate Greed and Save Lives”, was interviewed by Kimberly Atkins in a live interview on C-SPAN on September 23, 2017. In the interview, Michael discussed consumer rights in the wake of the Equifax data breach. “We have… Read more »

Federal Court Selects David P. Hersh as Committee on Conduct Chair

 September 19, 2017

Federal Court Selects David P. Hersh as Committee on Conduct Chair

The United States District Court for the District of Colorado, acting through Chief Judge Marcia Krieger, has appointed Burg Simpson shareholder David P. Hersh as Chairman of the Committee on Conduct for that Court. David has been serving on the Committee on Conduct for the past four years. The appointment as Chair takes effect Oct…. Read more »

Burg Simpson Awards First Denver Police Scholarship

 September 18, 2017

Burg Simpson Awards First Denver Police Scholarship

Burg Simpson is pleased to announce the winner of the inaugural Burg Simpson Law Firm Denver Police Officer Foundation Scholarship. Lauren Horowitz won the essay competition with her essay, “Why We Honor the Men and Women in Blue,” taking home a $1,500 scholarship. The competition, conducted in partnership with the Denver Police Officers Foundation, was… Read more »

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine Announces Its 6th Annual Scholarship Competition

 September 12, 2017

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine Announces Its 6th Annual Scholarship Competition

September 12, 2017 (Denver, CO) – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., one of America’s foremost plaintiff trial firms, is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting applications for its 2017-2018 Scholarship Competition. Based upon written essays by graduating Colorado high school seniors, the competition aims to teach the next generation about the… Read more »

Drugs, Alcohol, & Work Comp - Denver Workers Compensation Attorney – Burg Simpson

 September 20, 2017

Can Drugs and Alcohol Hurt Your Workers’ Comp Case?

It’s been five years since voters legalized recreational pot consumption in Colorado. As a result, many employers have backed off from testing candidates and employees for drug use at a record pace. In 2014, for example, roughly 77 percent of Colorado companies featured drug-testing policies. Today, only 62 percent of businesses test for drug use,… Read more »

What you Might Not Know About Motorcycles in Colorado – Denver Injury Lawyer – Burg Simpson

 September 7, 2017

What you Might Not Know About Motorcycles in Colorado

As the last of summer slips away, it’s not uncommon to see more motorcyclists on Colorado’s roads, especially on the weekends. Motorcycling is as popular as ever in Colorado, with the number of registered bikes up since 2012. But they’re also deadlier than ever. Just last year, 125 motorcyclists died in motor vehicle accidents, which… Read more »

Colorado Plays it Safer at Work Than Most – Denver Work Comp Lawyers – Burg Simpson

 September 5, 2017

Colorado Plays it Safer at Work Than Most

Other than being known for its benefits, Colorado is also a safer place to work than many other states. Colorado ranks above the national average for the amount of employee fatalities, according to an exhaustive Associated Press analysis of federal data. In fact, over the last decade Colorado has managed to drive down worker deaths… Read more »

Driving Uninsured - Denver Personal Injury Attorney – Burg Simpson

 August 31, 2017

Protect Yourself from Uninsured Drivers

Car accidents are unsettling, stressful incidents, even if no one’s been seriously injured. That stress can be compounded when you find out later the driver who rear-ended you at a stoplight doesn’t have auto insurance. It’s not that uncommon, according to the Insurance Research Council, since roughly 13 percent of people are driving around without… Read more »

Ring of Fire: Even Republicans Are Disgusted by The Republican Party

 May 3, 2016

Ring of Fire: Even Republicans Are Disgusted by The Republican Party

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: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

 April 28, 2016

CBS 4: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

CBS 4 in Denver highlights Burg Simpson attorney Michael S. Burg’s induction into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

Radio 850KOA: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

 April 28, 2016

Radio 850KOA: Michael Burg Inducted to 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 Legal Minute: Civil Justice System

 April 21, 2016

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Civil Justice System

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?

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