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.
J.D., 2009, Marquette University Law School, with honors
B.S., 2006, Accounting, Franciscan University, with honors
Colorado Bar Association
Wisconsin Bar Association