Burg Simpson is Proud to Celebrate National Black History Month

Burg Simpson is Proud to Celebrate National Black History Month

By Burg Simpson
February 7, 2022
3 min read

All of Us at Burg Simpson are Proud to Celebrate National Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual celebration of the powerful achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. As we join together this month to honor Black history, it is a time to remember, celebrate, and honor the legacy of  African Americans in this country.

Former President Barack Obama said, “Black History Month is about the lived, shared experience of all African Americans, high and low, famous and obscure, and how those experiences have shaped and challenged and ultimately strengthened America.”

The second paragraph of the United States Declaration of Independence states: “We hold these truths to be selfevident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.”

As we reflect on those words, we know that we must remember the past, but look to the future. We must also ensure that everyone is included under the promise of our founding fathers. As Americans, it is important that we work together to help this country be all it intended to be, and more. By committing ourselves to this founding premise, we can uplift each other and become a stronger and more unified America.

About Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine

As a national litigation law firm, we recognize that the role we play in the communities is just as critical as our role in the courtroom. Our ingrained culture of service and our passionate desire to make a difference in the lives of others in our communities is woven into the fabric of our firm and all of our employees nation-wide.

We believe we have more to offer our communities than just our checkbook. In addition to making financial contributions to worthwhile causes, our lawyers and staff use their professional skills to support a variety of charities, nonprofits, and civic institutions through pro bono work, board service, and volunteerism.

One of America’s foremost plaintiff trial firms, Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, has a longstanding and nationwide reputation for fighting relentlessly and successfully for victims of negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and abuse. Our attorneys have never hesitated to fight for our client’s rights and consistently face and defeat formidable adversaries, including big insurance companies, banks, and 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 more than 200 recoveries in excess of $1 million.

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