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Diana Sada

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Diana Sada started her legal career in Central Florida where she focused exclusively on representing homeowners and associations in construction defect litigation. Prior to joining Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, Ms. Sada was a trial lawyer in both the civil and criminal arenas where she conducted numerous jury trials and tirelessly represented many clients and victims in and out of the courtroom. Ms. Sada heads Burg Simpson’s Florida construction defect group where she applies her formidable skills by helping homeowners tackle the challenges they face against builders, developers, and various contractors.

Prior to joining Burg Simpson, Ms. Sada was a litigator with a Denver based law firm specializing in commercial and general civil matters.  Prior to that, she served her community as a Deputy District Attorney for the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office in Arapahoe County. Assigned to a specialty unit, the Domestic Violence Unit, Ms. Sada handled a voluminous felony criminal docket at the District Court level where she prosecuted serious crimes from their inception through trial and everything in between. During her tenure as a Deputy DA, she accumulated tremendous jury trial experience. In addition, she spearheaded multiple projects, training materials, and initiated creative ideas to train new Deputy District Attorneys alongside supervisors.

Since 2016, Ms. Sada has served as an adjunct faculty member at the Sturm College of Law at the University of Denver’s Center for Advocacy. In this role, she assisted in teaching various courses, including Evidence Practicum and Trial Practice using the Federal Rules of Evidence and Criminal Procedure. She coached the University’s National Trial Team and traveled with students across the country to compete. Ms. Sada is also the former Assistant Director of the Center for Advocacy; during this time, she managed various aspects of the Center, which is responsible for suggesting courses related to practical learning and trial advocacy.

Ms. Sada earned her legal degree from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2013, and her B.A. in international relations with honors at Rollins College in Winter Park, FL in 2009.  In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, movie editing, and spending time with her family and friends.

Colorado

Florida

U.S District Court for the District of Colorado

U.S District Court for the Middle District of Florida

U.S District Court for the Southern District of Florida

J.D, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2013, Denver, Colorado

B.A, Rollins College, 2009, Winter Park, Florida.

Colorado Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

Adjunct Faculty. University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2016 – 2019

 October 28, 2020

Burg Simpson Sponsors the Anti-Defamation League Awards Reception

Burg Simpson is a proud sponsor of the upcoming Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Awards Reception this year. The “If Not Now, When?” virtual reception on November 12th will honor Sheldon “Shelly” Steinhauser with the ADL Lifetime Achievement Award. The event will be held Via Zoom on Thursday, November 12th at 5:30 pm. The occasion will include… Read more »

 October 22, 2020

Burg Simpson Lawyers Achieve “Superb” Rating by Martindale-Avvo

Twenty-Five Burg SImpson Attorneys have achieved a “Superb Rating” by AVVO. Martindale-Avvo is a legal directory that provides comprehensive attorney profiles, client reviews, peer endorsements, and a proprietary rating for more than 97 percent of all licensed attorneys in the United States. Avvo lawyer profiles are aggregated from public records provided by state bars and… Read more »

 October 21, 2020

Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim for a Birth Injury

Scott Eldredge is a shareholder and the Practice Group Leader of Burg Simpson’s Medical Malpractice department. Mr. Eldredge’s legal practice focuses primarily on complex medical malpractice cases with a particular emphasis on birth injury claims. In many cases involving birth injuries, the parents whose children have suffered from birth trauma have a difficult time piecing together… Read more »

 October 16, 2020

Ohio E-News: October 2020

Dangerous Drugs & Medical Devices, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Consumer Litigation, Mass Tort & Class Action, Business & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Sexual Abuse, Assault, and Harassment. OCTOBER 2020 E-News GOOD LAWYERS Burg Simpson Congratulates Janet G. Abaray “Lawyer of the Year” In addition to being recognized as a Best Lawyer by Best Lawyers in America® for… Read more »

Denver, CO – Auto Wreck with Injuries on I-70 Blocks Highway

 June 19, 2020

David Hersh: COVID-19 and Loss of Business Income

Shareholder David Hersh Discusses COVID-19 and Loss of Business Income  David P. Hersh is a shareholder and co-practice group leader with  Burg Simpson’s business and commercial litigation department.  “I am David Hersh, Co-leader of the Commercial Litigation Department at Burg Simpson. Business owners across the country have suffered from the loss of business income as… Read more »

David TeSelle Discusses Qui Tam Lawsuits

 June 18, 2020

David TeSelle Discusses Qui Tam Lawsuits

David K. TeSelle is a trial lawyer and co-practice group leader with  Burg Simpson’s business and commercial litigation department.  “Do you have confidential information about a company who is cheating the state or federal government out of money, leaving the American taxpayer holding the bag? If so, there is something you can do about it,… Read more »

 June 16, 2020

Shareholder Jacob Burg Discusses Burg Simpson’s Commitment to Pro Bono Work

Jake Burg is a shareholder and a trial lawyer with  Burg Simpson’s personal injury department. “Since the firm’s inception in 1976, Burg Simpson has been committed to providing pro bono legal services to heroes who have dedicated themselves to serving others in times of great need. As an attorney with Burg Simpson, I was proud to… Read more »

Denver, CO – Crash with Semi and Motorcycle on Smith Rd Ends in Injuries

 June 15, 2020

Injured in a Motorcycle Crash? Call Burg Simpson Now

Injured in a Motorcycle Crash? Call Burg Simpson Now Shareholder Stephen J. Burg is a trial lawyer and the practice group leader of the firm’s personal injury department. If you, or someone you know, has been injured in a motorcycle crash, you need someone to be on your side. Insurance companies make huge profits by… Read more »

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