Denver, CO, January 18, 2016 – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. has announced that shareholder David P. Hersh has been inducted as a Fellow to the Colorado Bar Foundation. The Colorado Bar Fellows are selected from nominees recommended by their colleagues based on factors such as their prominence, reputation and good standing in the legal community, outstanding contributions in their communities, and contributions to advancing justice. The Colorado Bar Foundation’s Bar Fellow Program was established in 1977.
“David’s induction as a Fellow to the Colorado Bar Foundation demonstrates his strong commitment to his clients, the legal community, and the continued advancement of justice. We congratulate him on this well-deserved recognition,” said Kerry N. Jardine, managing shareholder of the firm.
Mr. Hersh’s appointment as a Fellow, an honor bestowed to no more than five percent of Colorado lawyers, was recently acknowledged at the Colorado Bar Foundation’s Annual Bar Fellows Dinner. Burg Simpson shareholders Michael S. Burg, Scott J. Eldredge and Diane Vaksdal Smith are also Colorado Bar Fellows.
David P. Hersh focuses his practice on civil trial work and complex commercial litigation. Admitted to practice before both the Colorado and Wyoming Supreme Courts, as well as numerous Federal Courts, Mr. Hersh has tried well over 130 civil jury trials to verdict throughout the United States. Mr. Hersh has served as lead counsel in both state and federal courts throughout the United States in a substantial number of complex commercial litigation cases as well as a number of catastrophic personal injury cases, including cases involving claims for paraplegia/quadriplegia, brain injury, severe burns and disfigurement, and limb loss.
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With offices in Denver, Cincinnati, Phoenix, Cody, and Steamboat Springs, Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. is a firm of award winning trial lawyers practicing in the areas of personal injury, class action, mass torts, medical malpractice, dangerous drug litigation, defective products, insurance bad faith, employment law, workers’ compensation, commercial litigation, and construction defect litigation.
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