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The Legal 500 Names Burg Simpson One of America’s Leading Law Firms in 2016

By Burg Simpson

June 16, 2016  

Michael Burg 2016 Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame - Burg SimpsonBurg Simpson has been recognized as one of America’s leading law firms, according to the 2016 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 product liability, 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 dispute resolution.

The 2016 edition of The Legal 500 describes Burg Simpson’s practice as “outstanding”. Burg Simpson shareholder Seth A. Katz is recognized for his appointment on the plaintiffs’ executive committee in In re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation, as well as his appointment on the plaintiff’s steering committee in In re: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. ASR Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation. In addition, shareholder Peter Burg is recognized for his appointment on the plaintiff’s steering committee in In re: Wright Medical Technology, Inc. Conserve Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation.

About The Legal 500
Published for over 22 years, The Legal 500 series provides the most comprehensive worldwide coverage currently available for legal services providers in over 100 countries. Used by commercial and private companies, corporate counsel, CEOs and professional advisers—as well as other referrers of work both nationally and internationally—the series is widely regarded as offering the definitive judgment of law firm capabilities.

About Burg Simpson
With offices in Denver, Cincinnati, Phoenix, Cody, and Steamboat Springs, Burg Simpson 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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