Denver, Colorado, June 19, 2015 – Burg Simpson has been recognized as one of America’s leading law firms, according to the 2015 U.S. edition of The Legal 500. Regarded as one of the most comprehensive worldwide guide to law firms and attorneys, The Legal 500 has ranked Burg Simpson as a top tier law firm and national leader for mass tort and class action plaintiffs in pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. Burg Simpson founding shareholder Michael S. Burg was named among America’s 50 Leading Trial Lawyers and designated as a Leading Lawyer in the field of pharmaceutical mass tort.
The 2015 U.S. edition of The Legal 500 describes Burg Simpson as having “an enviable reputation in the class action space and continues to be at the forefront of pharmaceutical and hip implant litigation” and states that “few teams are able to match its quality of resources.” Burg Simpson shareholder Seth A. Katz is recognized for his appointments both on the plaintiffs’ executive committee and as co-chair of the discovery committee in In re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation in the Northern District of Illinois. Burg Simpson shareholders Michael S. Burg, Peter W. Burg, and Janet G. Abaray are also mentioned as “other standout names on the team.”
About The Legal 500
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About Burg Simpson
With offices in Denver, Cincinnati, Cody, Phoenix and Steamboat Springs, Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. is a firm of award-winning national trial lawyers practicing in the areas of personal injury, class action, medical malpractice, dangerous drug litigation, defective products, insurance bad faith, employment law, workers’ compensation and business litigation.
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