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Jacob M. Burg Selected as an “Up & Coming Lawyer” for 2018

By Burg Simpson

Colorado Personal Injury attorney Jake Burg as a 2018 Up & Coming Lawyer

October 31, 2018  

Burg Simpson is very pleased to announce that Jacob M. Burg, an associate at the firm, has just been selected as one of Law Week Colorado’s Up & Coming Lawyers for 2018!

Law Week’s Up & Coming Lawyers 2018 list highlights Colorado’s best and brightest young lawyers. This annual award recognizes attorneys early in their legal careers who have already made a mark for their legal work and community involvement. From top-ranking solos to go-getter associates, the Up & Coming Lawyers list is where Colorado’s best new talent is recognized for their accomplishments and their potential.

Congratulations to Jake Burg!

Jake Burg was featured in the Up & Coming Lawyers of 2018 issue on October 29th.

Jake Burg

Jacob M. Burg’s practice is focused on personal injury litigation. Mr. Burg obtained his J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. While at the University of Denver, Mr. Burg served as the Vice President of the Student Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Burg is currently a member of the Craig Hospital PUSH event planning committee. Craig Hospital is a Denver-based hospital that is world-renowned as a premier center for specialty rehabilitation and research for people with spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury. Mr. Burg is also a member of the Colorado Bar Association Legal Fee Arbitration Committee.

Prior to joining Burg Simpson, Mr. Burg served as a legal intern for Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper’s Office of Legal Counsel. Mr. Burg obtained his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan (2011). While attending the University of Michigan, Mr. Burg interned in Washington, D.C. for U.S. Senator Mark Udall and served as a finance intern for the 2008 Democratic National Convention Host Committee.

Law Week Colorado

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