Burg Simpson Shareholder David Hersh Speaks Out on Attorney Well-Being
The “Our Voices” section of “The Loop”, the Colorado Bar Association’s daily legal update, recently included a write-up about Burg Simpson shareholder David Hersh!
David Hersh is a preferred shareholder and a trial lawyer at Burg Simpson and is well-renowned in the legal community for his litigation skills and expertise. He has also spent countless hours and time on impressing upon the importance of attorney well-being through his work on the Colorado Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being. In this podcast, he discusses his own personal struggles, re-prioritizing his life, and finding a healthy balance for himself and his family.
Dave is the co-practice group leader of the business and commercial litigation department of Burg Simpson. He focuses his practice on complex commercial matters involving contract disputes, breach of fiduciary duty, ownership disputes, construction matters, “bet your company” litigation, and professional negligence. Admitted to practice before the United States, Colorado, and Wyoming Supreme Courts, as well as numerous Federal Courts, Dave has tried civil jury trials to verdict throughout the United States.
In addition to his work on the Colorado Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being, Mr. Hersh also chairs the Arapahoe County Bar Association Lawyer Well-Being Committee. The committee is charged with the responsibility for raising awareness about lawyer well-being issues, providing assistance to its community with available resources, and normalizing the essential conversations around the health and wellness issues facing its members. Mr. Hersh is also active in the Wyoming Bar Association Ad-Hoc Committee on Lawyer Well-Being, as well as the upcoming Well-Being Committee for the Colorado Bar Association.
About Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine
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 that include big insurance companies, big banks, and big pharma. Burg Simpson has secured more than $1 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.
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 more than 75 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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