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Michael Burg and 27 Burg Simpson Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers in America!

By Burg Simpson
September 24, 2019
2 min read

Michael S. Burg and a total of twenty-seven Burg Simpson attorneys across four states have been named to the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in America®. In addition, four lawyers from the firm, Scott Eldredge, Janet Abaray, Angela McGraw, and Valerie Sullan, were also named Best Lawyers  “Lawyer of the Year”. The Best Lawyers  “Lawyer of the Year” honor is bestowed on a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area making this accolade particularly significant. Best Lawyer in America honorees are selected based on impressive voting averages received during the peer-review assessments.

The Burg Simpson attorneys selected to the 2020 Best Lawyers in America® list include:


Michael S. Burg
Peter W. Burg
Scott J. Eldredge – also named “Lawyer of the Year” for Medical Malpractice, Plaintiffs – Denver
David P. Hersh
Kerry N. Jardine
Nelson P. Boyle
John M. Connell
Nick D. Fogel
James G. Heckbert
Thomas W. Henderson
Holly B. Kammerer
Seth A. Katz
Brian K. Matise
Angela E. McGraw – also named “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs- Denver
Craig S. Nuss
Mari K. Perczak
Meghan C. Quinlivan
Ronald M. Sandgrund
Joseph F. Smith III
Curt T. Sullan
Valerie M. Sullan – also named “Lawyer of the Year” for Product Liability Litigation, Plaintiffs – Denver
David K. TeSelle


Larry B. Jones
Colin M. Simpson


Janet G. Abaray -also named “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation – Cincinnati


Paul Friedman
Scott Ambrose

At Burg Simpson, our number one priority is to protect the welfare and best interests of our clients.

When selecting a trial attorney, it is important to select a lawyer with the requisite experience and resources to handle every aspect of your case. When you hire Burg Simpson, that is exactly what you get. We are one of the nation’s most recognized firms and have received numerous awards for the quality of our legal work from satisfied clients, our peers within the legal industry, and our local community. We are here to help you and obtain the compensation you deserve.

Click here for more information about  the Burg Simpson attorneys selected to the 2020 Best Lawyers in America®.

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