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Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine Attorneys Recognized in 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©

By Burg Simpson

August 15, 2018  


Twenty-Six Attorneys at Burg Simpson are Listed in The Best Lawyers in America ® for 2019

Ronald M. Sandgrund Listed as 2019 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” In His Practice Area and Region

August 15, 2018 (Denver, CO) – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., one of America’s foremost plaintiff trial firms, is proud to announce several accolades for its attorneys in this year’s edition of The Best Lawyers in America, one of the most respected peer review publications in the legal profession.

Twenty-six Burg Simpson attorneys across four states have been named to the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers. In addition, Ronald M. Sandgrund was named a Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” for his practice area of Litigation-Construction. 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. Honorees are selected based on impressive voting averages received during the peer review assessments.

Burg Simpson congratulates all of its attorneys who have been recognized by Best Lawyers:

Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” honoree:
Ronald M. Sandgrund – Litigation – Construction in Denver

The Best Lawyers in America 2019 honorees:
Michael S. Burg
Peter W. Burg
Scott J. Eldredge
David P. Hersh
Kerry N. Jardine
Nelson P. Boyle
John M. Connell
Nick D. Fogel

Steven G. Greenlee
James G. Heckbert
Thomas W. Henderson
Holly B. Kammerer
Seth A. Katz
Brian K. Matise
Angela E. McGraw
Craig S. Nuss
Mari K. Perczak
Meghan C. Quinlivan
Ronald M. Sandgrund
Curt T. Sullan
Scott F. Sullan
David K. TeSelle


Larry B. Jones
Colin M. Simpson

Janet G. Abaray


Paul Friedman

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About Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine
One of America’s foremost plaintiff trial firms, Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine has a reputation for fighting relentlessly and successfully for victims of negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and abuse. Specializing in mass torts and class action litigation, Burg Simpson has secured more than $1 billion in verdicts, settlements, and judgments in practice areas spanning dangerous pharmaceutical drugs and devices, medical malpractice, personal injury, commercial litigation and whistleblowers, construction defects, workers’ compensation, and product liability. This includes more than 100 recoveries in excess of $1 million. The firm has been named one of America’s 25 Most Influential Law Firms of 2016 by The Trial Lawyer magazine.

The firm was founded in 1976 by distinguished American trial lawyer Michael Burg, an inductee in the Trial Lawyers Hall of Fame who has been named to the 2016 RoundTable: America’s 50 Most Influential Trial Lawyers by The Trial Lawyer magazine; Barrister’s Best 2016 “Best Civil Litigator”; one of “America’s 50 Leading Trial Lawyers” by The U.S. Legal 500; and recipient of the Clarence Darrow Award. In 1999, Burg merged his firm with former Wyoming Republican Senator Alan K. Simpson’s firm. Senator Simpson is a former Republican whip and Smithsonian Institute regent who was appointed co-chair of the National Committee on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform by President Obama. Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine has offices in six U.S. cities, with more than 60 top-tier attorneys dedicated to fighting for legal rights and to change people’s lives.

Burg Simpson: Good Lawyers, Changing Lives®.

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