Meet our Attorneys

Michael C. Menghini

Shareholder

 

Super Lawyers 2019

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 October 2018, Mr. Menghini and co-counsel, Mari Perczak, obtained a $21.1 Million settlement on behalf of a Boulder condominium association related to fire sprinkler, building envelope, civil grading and drainage, and HVAC defects. Earlier in 2018, Mr. Menghini and Ms. Perczak finalized a $4 Million settlement on behalf of another 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 in Fort Collins 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.

From 2016 – 2020, he was selected by Colorado Super Lawyers® as a “Rising Star” in the area of Construction Defect Litigation. When he lived in Wisconsin, Mr. Menghini was selected by Wisconsin Super Lawyers ® as a “Rising Star” from 2012-2015 in the area of Business Litigation. In 2014, the Wisconsin Law Journal selected Mr. Menghini as one of Wisconsin’s 26 “Up-and-Coming Lawyers.”

Mike enjoys spending his free time with his lovely wife, Maureen, and their four trouble-making children, Bernadette, Paul, Michael, Jr., and Joseph.  Mike is originally from Iron Mountain in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

Selected to Best Lawyers® in America, 2021

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

Selected to Colorado Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2016-2021

Selected to Wisconsin Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2012 - 2014

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

Colorado Bar Association

Wisconsin Bar Association

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Burg Simpson is Proud to Support the Rocky Mountain Children’s Law Center

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 September 22, 2020

5280 Magazine Recognizes Denver’s Top Lawyers of 2021

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 September 21, 2020

Join Us in Supporting Craig Hospital’s Pedal 4 Possible Fundraiser!

Pedal for Possible an annual charity bike ride held to benefit Craig Hospital’s patients and programs. This year’s Pedal 4 Possible has gone virtual, so we invite you to ride, roll, run, or recreate to help Craig Hospital patients! There is no limit to what is possible for the 2020 virtual event! All the money… Read more »

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 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 »

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 June 18, 2020

David TeSelle Discusses Qui Tam Lawsuits

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 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 »

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