Michael S. Burg, shareholder and founder of the firm of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. has been named as 2008 Lawyer of the Year by Law Week Colorado.
Mr. Burg’s selection was in recognition of the entrepreneurial approach used to build a firm which enjoys a hard-won national reputation as a dynamic, aggressive trial firm and because he has displayed an exemplary commitment to his profession, his community and to his clients.
For Burg, this is the most recent award supported by members of local, regional and national legal communities. Mr. Burg has achieved the highest rating from his peers for quality of legal work, professionalism, and ethics by receiving an “AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell for more than 20 years, is included in The Best Lawyers in American for Mass Tort Litigation, 2007-2009 editions, Best in the U.S., 2006-2009, and is named to the Colorado Super Lawyers list, 2006-2009; he is also a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America.
Michael Burg leads a firm filled with highly skilled and creative attorneys who are both passionate and compassionate about their clients and their work. Burg Simpson provides top-quality legal service to clients in all 50 states in cases involving commercial litigation, personal injury and medical and legal malpractice. Burg Simpson has offices in Englewood, Colorado, Cody, Wyoming, Cincinnati, Ohio, Dallas, Texas and Phoenix, Arizona.