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Commercial Litigation Attorneys - Burg Simpson Arizona

Business / Commercial Litigation

Business and commercial litigation is a complex area of law, and these disputes have only become more challenging to navigate. Burg Simpson’s veteran civil suit lawyers are able to draw on a wealth of diverse business litigation experience to help our clients. When issues arise that involve partnerships, corporations, trade, sales, commerce and merchandising, an Arizona business lawyer can assist in litigation matters in Arizona and nationwide.

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Construction Defects Attorneys - Burg Simpson Arizona

Construction Defects

Burg Simpson’s Phoenix construction lawyers have decades of experience fighting home builders and developers while standing up for the rights of homeowners and homeowner associations. Construction defects are generally classified as design or construction flaws in a building that can range from soil issues to structural concerns.

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Dangerous Drug Attorneys - Burg Simpson Arizona

Dangerous Drugs & Medical Devices

If you or a loved one has been hurt by a defective drug or medical device in Arizona, our Phoenix mass tort attorneys will fight for your rights. Whether it’s negligence at the hands of reckless medical professionals or federally mandated rules that a manufacturer is ignoring, millions of consumers are constantly being carelessly exposed to hidden risks. For 40 years, Burg Simpson has handled mass tort litigation for consumers who’ve suffered serious side effects from prescribed drugs and medications, or have been harmed by defective medical devices.

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Medical Malpractice Attorneys - Burg Simpson Arizona

Medical Malpractice

Our Arizona medical malpractice attorneys can help you navigate Arizona’s medical malpractice laws and steer the opposing parties through negotiations, including mediation. We’ll fight diligently to defend the rights of clients who’ve suffered medical malpractice. These cases can be complicated and extremely technical, which is why Burg Simpson has assembled a team of trial lawyers, medical experts, and nurses to pore over all the facts of your case.

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Personal Injury Attorneys - Burg Simpson Arizona

Personal Injury

Burg Simpson is a Phoenix personal injury law firm dedicated to helping injured victims fight for their rights in cases of personal injury. Common personal injury claims we work with include: road traffic injuries, accidents and injuries at work, construction accidents, and assault claims. We can help you navigate Arizona’s legal environment for personal injury law and fight for the damages you deserve for your injury.

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Product Liability Attorneys - Burg Simpson Arizona

Product Liability

Product liability occurs when a manufacturer, seller, distributor or retailer is held responsible for placing a defective or dangerous product into the hands of a consumer. Thousands of injuries occur across the country as a result of dangerous consumer products. From manufacturing defects, design flaws or a failure to sufficiently warn consumers about a product’s risks, the product liability attorneys at Burg Simpson have worked on both the plaintiff and the defense side of these cases.

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 January 9, 2019

Scott Eldredge: Shareholder and Practice Group Leader for the Medical Malpractice Team

Since 1983, Scott Eldredge, a named shareholder at Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, has created a thriving legal practice focused on complex medical malpractice cases, and specifically matters regarding birth trauma. He regularly appears in State and Federal Courts, and concentrates on cases that include claims for damages resulting from substandard care by medical… Read more »

Kool Smiles Wrongful Child Death | ABC15 Interviews Burg Simpson Shareholder Scott Eldredge

 January 8, 2019

Kool Smiles Wrongful Child Death | ABC15 Interviews Burg Simpson Shareholder Scott Eldredge

  In December of 2017, the Gastelum family lost their two year old son, Zion, after baby root canals and crown surgeries. Kool Smiles dental clinic, where the surgeries took place, was accused of being responsible for the wrongful death due to negligent care post-surgery. Arizona ABC15 interviews Zion’s parents about the year-long investigation, as… Read more »

Gastric Bypass - Medical Injury Lawyer - Arizona Burg Simpson

 January 4, 2019

Mass Tort Litigation: Dangerous Drugs and Medical Devices

What is Mass Tort Litigation? A tort is a wrongful act that results in an injury for which the injured party is entitled to compensation. A mass tort is a civil action involving numerous plaintiffs against one or more defendants. Mass tort lawsuits arise when a number of plaintiffs have sustained injuries caused by the same dangerous prescription drug, defective medical… Read more »

 January 2, 2019

Burg Simpson’s Wrongful Death Lawyers

There are few things in life as tragic as losing a loved one in an accident that was caused by the negligence of another party. Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control indicate that a wrongful death is the 4th leading cause of death in the U.S. If you have lost a loved one in a… Read more »

Product Recalls – Product Liability Cases – Arizona Burg Simpson

 July 12, 2018

Product Recalls are on the Rise

In the United States alone, a product is recalled every single day on average, according to research from global insurance giant Allianz. These recalls run the gamut of consumer goods, from motor vehicles to snack foods. And they are on the rise. In fact, the Allianz data shows that “Defective product and work-related incidents have… Read more »

Pumps the Brakes on Driverless Cars – Accident Attorney Phoenix – Arizona Burg Simpson

 May 29, 2018

Fatality Pumps the Brakes on Driverless Cars

Maybe drivers aren’t quite ready to let go of the steering wheel just yet. At least that appears to be the message that states such as Arizona and California are sending after a deadly crash outside Tempe, Arizona. One of Uber’s self-driving cars struck and killed a 49-year-old woman as she carried her bike across… Read more »

Social Media and PI Claim – Injury Attorney Phoenix – Arizona Burg Simpson

 April 2, 2018

Social Media Posts Can Jeopardize Your Personal Injury Claim

In an incredibly short time, social media has grown from a novel way to pass the time to the primary channel of communication for many people around the world. Roughly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one social media network, but what makes that number even more astounding is that less than 15… Read more »

Use Alternative Medicine with Caution – Medical Malpractice Lawyers Phoenix Arizona – Burg Simpson

 March 26, 2018

Use Alternative Medicine with Caution

With traditional health care costs skyrocketing higher than ever – for those who are actually able to pay for it – alternative medicine has become increasingly more popular. Alternative medicine, as defined by the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, is “a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices and products that… Read more »

Ring of Fire: The Nationwide Water Crisis

 February 18, 2016

Ring of Fire: The Nationwide Water Crisis

Contaminated water is not limited to drinking water in Flint, Michigan. Michael Burg talks with Ring of Fire host Farron Cousins about the nationwide problem. Even though there has been a ban on lead pipes, nothing has been done to replace those pipes in many communities across the country.

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