Meet our Attorneys

J. Tyrrell Taber

Senior Counsel

Admitted in 1977, trial lawyer Ty Taber is an Arizona and California licensed attorney who focuses his full-time practice in the areas of Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Medical and Professional Malpractice, and General Civil Litigation. Ty is a sustaining member, past President, and on the Board of Directors of the Arizona Association for Justice. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice and the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Recognized by his peers, he has been AV rated by Martindale Hubbell since 1995 and selected by Arizona Super Lawyer, Best Lawyers in America, and Arizona’s Finest Lawyers. Ty is a Certified Specialist in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization.

Wrongful Death

Medical and Professional Malpractice

General Civil Litigation

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Certified Specialist, State Bar of Arizona

AVVO®, Highest Distinction of Superb 10.0 Attorney Rating

North Valley Top Lawyer, 2020

AV Preeminent® Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Selected to Best Lawyers® in America, 2016-2021

Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year 2020,” Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

Super Lawyers®, Personal Injury, 2010 and 2013 - 2021

Arizona's Finest Lawyers, 2010- present

Arizona, 1978

California, 1977

California Western School of Law, J.D., 1977

Arizona State University, B.S., 1973

State of Arizona, Certified Specialist in Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation, ABOLS

State Bar of California

American Association for Justice

Arizona Association for Justice, Sustaining Member, Past President and Board of Directors

American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)

American Bar Association

Arizona Commission on Judicial Conduct, 2010- present

Arizona Court Reporter Board, 2008-2016

"Successful Handling of Wrongful Death Cases", Lorman Education Services

"Professionalism Course", State Bar of Arizona

"Basis Trial Skills: Voir Dire and Opening Statement", State Bar of Arizona

"Discovery Techniques", State Bar of Arizona

"Medical Marijuana Initiative Litigation", University of Arizona Law School

 April 8, 2021

Civil Litigation Cases During COVID-19

What Will a Civil Jury Trial Look Like When We Reemerge From COVID-19? The coronavirus pandemic has presented a challenge for our legal system over the past year and keeping Americans safe has been the primary concern for the nation. The closing of our courtrooms during the pandemic has affected thousands of people whose court proceedings… Read more »

 April 6, 2021

April 2021 E-News

Shareholder Stephen J. Burg 5280 Magazine’s “Face of Personal Injury Litigation” Stephen J. Burg is a shareholder and trial attorney with Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine. As the Practice Group Leader of the Personal Injury Department, Stephen is focused on representing victims of automobile and motorcycle crashes, trucking accidents, product liability injuries, gas explosions, and harmful… Read more »

 April 2, 2021

Shareholder Tom Henderson: A Good Lawyer. Changing Lives

Tom Henderson is the President of the Arapahoe County Bar Association Burg Simpson Shareholder Tom Henderson is the Chair of the Bad Faith Insurance Division of the firm’s Commercial Litigation Department and the President of the Arapahoe County Bar Association (ACBA). As the leader of the ACBA, Tom Henderson is seeking to expand access to Arapahoe County’s… Read more »

 April 1, 2021

Shareholder David P. Hersh Continues to Advocate For Attorney Well-Being

The Colorado Lawyer Publishes David P. Hersh’s Recent Article on Attorney Well-Being Burg Simpson shareholder David P Hersh was appointed by Associate Justice Monica Marquez to serve on the Colorado Supreme Court Task Force on Lawyer Well-being in 2018. Among other significant findings, the Task Force, which is chaired by Justice Marquez, found that too… 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 – Motorcycle Crash with Serious Injuries Reported at Kittredge St & Green Valley Ranch Blvd

 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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