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Burg Simpson Features: Attorney Craig S. Nuss, Co-Leader of the Construction Defect Team

By Heidi Culbertson

August 10, 2020  

Craig S. Nussthe co-practice group leader of the Construction Defects department at Burg Simpsonis a Colorado native born in Brush in 1960. He obtained his undergraduate degree in business administration from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1982 and graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1988. Mr. Nuss begin his legal career the following year with a large Denver insurance defense firm focusing on construction defect and personal injury claims. His career is now focused on representing homeowners and homeowner associations in construction defect cases.

In the past three decades, Mr. Nuss has handled more than 100 arbitrations and civil jury trials in Colorado state and federal courts. He has taught many education courses on construction defects and trial tactics.

Mr. Nuss’s distinguished credentials include being recognized by Martindale-Hubbell with top Preeminent® AV rating and being a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), a prestigious and invitation-only international trial lawyer organization. He has also been selected by his peers as a Colorado Super Lawyer® every year since 2007. Additionally, Mr. Nuss has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America, National Trial Lawyers Top 100, and 5280 Magazine as one of Denver’s Top Lawyers. Mr. Nuss is currently serving as a trustee of the Colorado Bar Foundation which is the charitable arm of the Colorado Bar Association.

Burg Simpson’s Construction Defect Team

Burg Simpson’s Construction Defects Team handles disputes over construction defects, and our list of clients includes owners of single-family and multi-family homes. Defects can range from structural issues such as foundation problems to issues such as the presence of mold or incorrect paint color. Burg Simpson’s Denver construction defect attorneys have been fighting for the rights of homeowners and homeowner associations across the nation for more than 20 years. The Construction Defect department at Burg Simpson has been ranked Regional Tier 1 by Best Law Firms in America and is a nationally recognized leader in their practice area.

Construction defect litigation can be contentious and complicated, and the laws governing compliance seem to be changing constantly. If you have an issue, call our Construction Defect Department directly at (720) 689-1116 or fill out our FREE Case Evaluation form so we can use our extensive experience to help protect your family’s largest investment – your home.

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