Michael Burg and 41 Burg Simpson Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

Michael Burg and 41 Burg Simpson Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

By Burg Simpson
March 4, 2022
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Michael S. Burg and 41 Burg Simpson Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

Burg Simpson attorneys across four states have been named to the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers in America®. The firm has 31 Best Lawyers and 10 Ones to Watch.  In addition, two lawyers from the firm were named Best Lawyers  “Lawyer of the Year”. Lawyers of Year for 2022 included Preferred Shareholder David P. Hersh and trial lawyer, John Connell. The Best Lawyers  “Lawyer of the Year” honor is bestowed on a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area making this accolade particularly significant. Honorees are selected based on impressive voting averages received during the peer-review assessments.

Burg, Michael

The 31 Burg Simpson attorneys selected to the 2022 Best Lawyers in America® list include:


Michael S. Burg
Peter W. Burg
Stephen J. Burg
Scott J. Eldredge – Lawyer of the Year 2020
David P. Hersh – Lawyer of the Year 2022
Kerry N. Jardine – Retired
David K. TeSelle
Nickolas D. Fogel
Seth A. Katz
Craig S. Nuss
Mari K. Perczak
Holly B. Kammerer – Lawyer of the Year 2021
James Heckbert
Thomas W. Henderson
Stephan J. Marsh
Brian K. Matise
Angela McGraw – Lawyer of the Year 2020
Michael C. Menghini
John Connell – Lawyer of the Year 2022
Ronald M. Sandgrund
Jennifer A. Seidman
Joseph F. Smith III
Curt T. Sullan
Nelson Boyle
Leslie A. Tuft


Paul D. Friedman
J. Tyrrell Taber
Scott Ambrose


Janet G. Abaray – Retired


Colin M. Simpson
Larry B. Jones

The 10 “BEST LAWYERS: THE ONES TO WATCH – 2022” include:


Jacob M. Burg
Marc C. Johnson
Travis Riley
Diana Sada
Edison P. McDaniels III
Shane C. Fulton


Christopher Post


Kenneth M. Daly
Jessica Powell
John T. Roberts


About Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine

One of America’s foremost plaintiff trial firms, Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, has a longstanding national reputation for fighting relentlessly and successfully for victims of negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and abuse. Our award-winning attorneys have never hesitated to fight for our client’s rights and consistently face and defeat formidable adversaries, including big insurance companies, big banks, and big pharma. As a result, Burg Simpson has secured more than $2.7 billion in verdicts, settlements, and judgments in practice areas spanning catastrophic personal injury, mass tort and class actions regarding gas explosions, dangerous pharmaceutical drugs and devices, medical malpractice, complex commercial and business litigation, construction defects, and workers’ compensation. The firm’s success has also included over 200 recoveries of more than $1 million.

Burg Simpson was founded in 1976 by distinguished American trial lawyer Michael Burg. Mr. Burg is an inductee in the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Clarence Darrow Award. He has also been named to the 2016 RoundTable: America’s 50 Most Influential Trial Lawyers by The Trial Lawyer magazine; Law Week’s “Barrister’s Best” as “Best Civil Litigator”; and one of “America’s 50 Leading Trial Lawyers” by the U.S. Legal 500. Mr. Burg has also been recognized by Best Lawyers in America® and Super Lawyers®. Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine now has 70 lawyers and over 90 legal professionals. The firm is based in Colorado and has offices in Arizona, Florida, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, California, and Wyoming.

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