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Peter W. Burg Selected as Member of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council

By Burg Simpson

October 7, 2016  

Peter Burg - DU Alumni CouncilDenver, Colorado – Burg Simpson is proud to announce that shareholder Peter W. Burg has been selected as a member of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council.

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law Alumni Council was created to stimulate and encourage the loyalty and enthusiasm of the alumni of the Sturm College of Law in order to promote the general welfare of the school, its alumni, students, faculty and administration. Members of the Council initiate, recommend, and support policies, programs, and activities that will further the interest of the school, its student body, and the general legal community.

A 1980 graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Mr. Burg was awarded the Sturm College of Law Outstanding Alumni Law Star Award in 2013 and has served as a past Co-Chair for the annual DU Law Stars Dinner.

Mr. Burg’s practice focuses on complex litigation in a wide range of substantive areas. He has developed a national reputation as a trial lawyer handling cases involving product liability, personal injury, and mass tort litigation and has been recognized by the U.S. Legal 500 as a “particularly strong and intelligent leader” with “the ability to try cases when necessary and to settle cases for top value when settlement is clearly in the client’s best interest.” Mr. Burg was recently named to the 2017 Best Lawyers® in America list and selected as an America’s Top 100 Attorneys ™ Lifetime Achievement Member.

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, workers’ compensation, commercial litigation, and construction defect litigation.


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