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Michael C. Menghini

Associate

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Michael C. Menghini’s practice focuses on construction defects, construction products liability and commercial litigation. His clients include homeowner associations, condominium associations, homeowners and business owners.

In 2018, Mr. Menghini and co-counsel, Mari Perczak, finalized a $4 Million settlement on behalf of a condominium association in Boulder related to stucco and other building envelope defects. In 2017, Mr. Menghini and Ms. Perczak obtained a $5.9 Million arbitration award on behalf of a 59-unit condominium association involving various moisture management, building envelope, shear wall and civil defects.

Also in 2017, Mr. Menghini and Ms. Perczak secured a $3.25 Million settlement on behalf of a 16-unit condominium association involving significant water intrusion, structural deterioration, stucco defects, and fire protection defects.

Mr. Menghini has earned the top AV® Preeminent Rating, 5.0 out of 5.0, from Martindale Hubbell, one of the nation’s leading legal directors. In 2016 – 2019, he was selected by Colorado Super Lawyers® as a “Rising Star” in the area of Construction Defect Litigation. Prior to his time in Colorado, he was selected by Wisconsin Super Lawyers ® as a “Rising Star” from 2012-2015 in the area of Business Litigation. Additionally, in 2014, Mr. Menghini was selected by the Wisconsin Law Journal as one of 26 “Up-and-Coming Lawyers” in the State of Wisconsin.

Prior to joining Burg Simpson, Mr. Menghini was a partner in a Wisconsin-based law firm where he focused on business, commercial and real estate litigation. Mr. Menghini has been lead counsel and has successfully litigated and resolved many complex cases. He has also appeared before the Wisconsin Court of Appeals and Wisconsin Supreme Court on several occasions, whereby he briefed and orally argued various legal issues, including matters of first impression.

Mr. Menghini enjoys spending his free time with his lovely wife, Maureen, and their three trouble-making children, Bernadette, Paul and Michael, Jr.

AV Preeminent® Rating, 5.0 out of 5.0, Martindale - Hubbell

Selected to Colorado Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2016 - 2019

Selected to Wisconsin Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2012 - 2015

Up and Coming Lawyer, the Wisconsin Law Journal, 2014 – Selected by peers as one of 26 attorneys in the state of Wisconsin.

Wisconsin

Colorado

J.D., 2009, Marquette University Law School, with honors

B.S., 2006, Accounting, Franciscan University, with honors

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Wisconsin Bar Association

The Merrimack Valley Gas Explosion – Victims Represented by BurgSimpson

 October 15, 2018

The Merrimack Valley Gas Explosion – Victims Represented by BurgSimpson

The Law Firm of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine to address those affected by the Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions Burg Simpson is a nationally recognized trial firm with extensive experience handling lawsuits involving gas explosions.  They have received multi-million dollar verdicts in gas explosion cases, and are currently working to assist those harmed by… Read more »

Mass Torts Made Perfect – 2018

 October 9, 2018

Mass Torts Made Perfect – 2018

Burg Simpson’s mass tort team recently attended the Mass Torts Made Perfect bi-annual conference held on Oct 3rd through the 5th in Las Vegas. The conferences are designed for individuals working in the area of plaintiff mass torts and personal injury litigation, as well as securities and toxic torts. The conferences are the largest plaintiff mass… Read more »

Barrister’s Best

 October 8, 2018

Barrister’s Best

The attorneys and professional staff at Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine congratulate Michael S. Burg and David P. Hersh for receiving Law Week Colorado’s Barrister’s Best Awards for 2019! Michael Burg, the firm’s founder, was selected as Barrister’s Best by People’s Choice for Best Class Action/Mass Tort Lawyer, Plaintiffs. David P. Hersh, a shareholder… Read more »

Car Crashes Can Have Life-Changing Consequences

 October 2, 2018

Car Crashes Can Have Life-Changing Consequences

Car crashes can have life-changing consequences, and that is why it is critical for accident victims to have an experienced personal injury attorney to protect their legal rights. Burg Simpson shareholder Stephen J. Burg has a history of obtaining jury verdicts on behalf of his clients and a reputation for his legal excellence. Stephen Burg’s… Read more »

 October 16, 2018

Your Personal Injury Case

Burg Simpson Represents Personal Injury Plaintiffs If you have been injured due to the carelessness of another party, you could be entitled to compensation for the pain, suffering, and loss that were the result of your experience. The Denver personal injury lawyers at Burg Simpson have been successfully advocating for personal injury victims for more than 4… Read more »

 October 12, 2018

Preliminary Report Released for Boston Explosion

The preliminary report released by the National Transportation Safety Board on Thursday stated that over-pressurized natural gas lines were the source of the explosions and fires that devastated neighborhoods north of Boston on September 13th. The report indicated that utility workers contracted by Columbia Gas had failed to account for critical pressure sensors as they… Read more »

 October 10, 2018

The Denver Business Journals’ 40 Under 40 Awards

Burg Simpson is pleased to announce that Stephen Burg and Nick Fogel have been nominated for this award! The Denver Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Awards celebrate the up-and-comers and people that the Denver community should know. The nominees are the future executives and influencers to watch in the Denver business community and beyond. No… Read more »

 October 8, 2018

What is Mass Tort Litigation?

A mass tort is a civil action involving multiple plaintiffs against one or more commercial defendants. Mass tort litigation is an ever-growing area of the law made necessary by advances in the mass-production of drugs and medical devices. When companies make mistakes that injure people, the law allows an injured person to prove that a… 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.

Ring of Fire: The Unseen Economic Crisis

 February 29, 2016

Ring of Fire: The Unseen Economic Crisis

Ring of Fire host Farron Cousins talks with Michael Burg about taxes and the government’s resistance to upgrade America’s infrastructure.

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