Careers

Careers

We understand that as one of the nation’s leading trial law firms our continued success depends on our most important asset – our people. This is why Burg Simpson is committed to attracting, employing, and retaining individuals of the highest caliber who are committed to sharing our core values. Burg Simpson fights for peoples’ legal rights and holds negligent corporations and individuals accountable for their actions.

We offer exceptional careers and opportunities to attorneys, aspiring graduates, and support professionals in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors.

Current employment opportunities will be listed as they become available.

We have several opportunities at Burg Simpson for Litigation Attorneys with excellent research, writing, and analytical and advocacy skills that are interested in working on exciting and cutting-edge cases. Our attorneys work closely with senior attorneys to conduct legal research to address complex discovery and legal issues, draft pleadings and brief writing, assist with complex discovery. Appellate clerkship is preferred but not required. A license to practice law in the state of Colorado is preferred.

Commercial Litigation
We are looking to add an Associate to our Commercial Litigation Team. Our ideal candidate will have 3-7+ years of civil litigation experience.

Mass Tort Litigation
We are looking to add an Associate to our Mass Tort Litigation Team. Our ideal candidate will have 3+ years of civil litigation experience. Mass Tort Litigation experience is preferred but not required.

Personal Injury Litigation
We are looking to add an Associate to our Personal Injury Litigation Team. Our ideal candidate will have civil litigation experience in the area of Personal Injury.

All positions are full-time and permanent. We offer access to excellent benefits: health insurance, dental insurance, long-term disability, term life and AD&D, vision insurance short-term disability, dependent care/medical FSA, medical HSA, additional group accident, and voluntary individual and family term life, AD&D, 401(k) retirement.

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We are looking to add experienced (3+ years) litigation Paralegals. Opportunities are available in our personal injury, mass tort and construction defect areas. The positions require:

• Proficiency in applying the court rules and procedures in both state and federal courts;
• Experience in reviewing, analyzing, and summarizing medical, financial, and other case-related documents and records;
• Well-developed writing and research skills;
• Experience drafting pleadings, discovery and routine correspondence;
• The ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people;
• The ability to anticipate attorney needs, identifying problems and finding solutions;
• Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize a high volume workload; and
• Experience in managing electronic and paper filing systems.

All are full-time and permanent positions and we offer access to excellent benefits: health insurance, dental insurance, long-term disability, term life and AD&D, vision insurance short-term disability, dependent care/medical FSA, medical HSA, additional group accident and voluntary individual and family term life, AD&D, 401(k) retirement. Salaries are commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates should submit resumes detailing applicable skills, abilities, and experience that address position requirements.

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We are looking to add an experienced (5+ years) litigation Paralegal to our Construction Defect team in our Tampa, FL office. The ideal candidate will have:

• Proficiency in applying the court rules and procedures in both state and federal courts;
• Experience in reviewing, analyzing, and summarizing medical, financial, and other case-related documents and records;
• Well-developed writing and research skills;
• Experience drafting pleadings, discovery and routine correspondence;
• The ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people;
• The ability to anticipate attorney needs, identifying problems and finding solutions;
• Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize a high volume workload;
• Experience in managing electronic and paper filing systems; and
• A team-first attitude.

This is a full-time and permanent position and we offer access to excellent benefits: health insurance, dental insurance, long-term disability, term life and AD&D, vision insurance short-term disability, dependent care/medical FSA, medical HSA, additional group accident and voluntary individual and family term life, AD&D, 401(k) retirement. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates should submit resumes detailing applicable skills, abilities, and experience that address position requirements.

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We are looking to add an experienced (3+ years) litigation Paralegal to our growing Personal Injury Practice in our Las Vegas office. The position requires:

• Proficiency in applying the court rules and procedures in both state and federal courts;
• Experience in reviewing, analyzing, and summarizing medical, financial, and other case-related documents and records;
• Well-developed writing and research skills;
• Experience drafting pleadings, discovery and routine correspondence;
• The ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people;
• The ability to anticipate attorney needs, identifying problems and finding solutions;
• Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize a high volume workload; and
• Experience in managing electronic and paper filing systems.

The position is full-time and permanent and we offer access to excellent benefits: health insurance, dental insurance, long-term disability, term life and AD&D, vision insurance short-term disability, dependent care/medical FSA, medical HSA, additional group accident and voluntary individual and family term life, AD&D, 401(k) retirement. Salaries are commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates should submit resumes detailing applicable skills, abilities, and experience that address position requirements.

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Resources

Burg Simpson is a law firm with more than 70 trial lawyers operating out of seven offices in Colorado, Arizona, Ohio, Wyoming, Nevada, New Mexico, and Florida. With dozens of paralegals and experienced support staff, we are able to offer legal representation anywhere in the country.

Reputation

We are convinced that all any of us really have is our good name. We have worked long and hard to build a reputation as an honest, committed law firm. We are dedicated to fight for anyone’s legal rights and hold negligent corporations and individuals accountable for their harmful actions—or inactions. At the end of the day, we simply want to be “Good Lawyers. Changing Lives®.” We do what we do to change peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court and getting fair compensation for their injuries. It is also important for us to give back to our local communities and work closely with more than a dozen charitable organizations because doing right is better than doing well.

Among some of the honors we’ve been humbled to accept:

47 Best Lawyers® in America – US News and World Report- 2020 (33 Best Lawyers, 14 “Ones to Watch”, and 3 Lawyers of the Year for 2020!)
34 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars – Super Lawyers / Thomson Reuters- 2020
No. 1 Product Liability, Mass Tort, and Class Action Plaintiffs in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation – The Legal 500
No. 1 National Products Liability Firm – Martindale Hubbell
Top 25 Most Influential Law Firms in America – National Trial Lawyers
National Top Tier Law Firm – US News and World Report Best Law Firms

Our attorneys have been named as national lead counsel and earned federal court appointments in several cases, such as YAZ/Yasmin®, Pradaxa®, Ortho Evra®, Gadolinium-based contrast agents, Heparin, DePuy ASR®, Bextra/Celebrex, Zyprexa®, and testosterone replacement therapy.

Proven Track Record of Success

Over the last 40+ years, we have earned more than $1 billion in verdicts, settlements, and judgments, while securing more than 200 individual recoveries in excess of $1 million each.

 

 

 May 12, 2021

Law Week Colorado Recognizes Burg Simpson’s 34 Super Lawyers!

Every year, in a special edition, Law Week Colorado acknowledges the attorneys who have been recognized by Super Lawyers ®. Published by Circuit Media, Law Week Colorado is the state’s only news outlet specifically for lawyers, law firms, corporate counsel, and the judiciary. See more here The 34 Burg Simpson attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers ® for 2021 include: Colorado Michael S. Burg –… Read more »

 May 12, 2021

Stephen Burg Represents Those Injured in Motorcycle Collisions

Stephen Burg is a shareholder and a trial attorney at the law firm Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh Jardine, P.C. Mr. Burg leads the firm’s Personal Injury department, and his practice focuses on representing victims of motorcycle collisions, auto crashes, trucking accidents, and other personal injury matters, including wrongful death. If You Have Been Injured in… Read more »

 May 10, 2021

Burg Simpson is Proud to Support Craig Hospital’s 20th Anniversary Celebration!

Burg Simpson shareholder Peter Burg has been honored to serve Craig Hospital for over a decade. He is a former member of both the Craig Hospital Operating Board and Foundation Board having served the maximum six-year terms on both boards. Peter is also a former Board Chair of Craig’s Operating Board, a past Craig Hospital PUSH… Read more »

 May 5, 2021

Burg Simpson Scholarship Winner Has Plans to Become a Lawyer

Ms. Devin Kircher, one of the ten 2021 Burg Simpson scholarship winners, recently reached out to thank Burg Simpson founder Michael Burg and the firm. She said: “I sincerely thank you for selecting me to be a recipient of the Burg Simpson Scholarship award. As an aspiring lawyer, I am honored to have been recognized… 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 »

Aurora, CO – Motorcyclist Loses Life in Crash on E Yale Ave near S Truckee St

 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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