Burg Simpson to be the Presenting Sponsor for Craig Hospital’s 2013 PUSH Dinner. Peter W. Burg Selected to Co-Chair the Event.

Burg Simpson to be the Presenting Sponsor for Craig Hospital’s 2013 PUSH Dinner. Peter W. Burg Selected to Co-Chair the Event.

By Burg Simpson
January 31, 2013
3 min read

Denver, Colorado, January 31, 2013 – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh and Jardine, P.C. is pleased to announce that the firm will be the presenting sponsor for the 2013 PUSH Dinner, an annual fundraiser to support Denver-based Craig Hospital. Burg Simpson senior shareholder Peter W. Burg and his wife Sandy Burg have also been selected to Co-Chair the event.

The PUSH Dinner will be held on March 1, 2013 at the Denver Hyatt Regency at the Colorado Convention Center, located at 650 15th Street, Denver, Colorado. Host for the evening will be CBS News4 Denver’s award winning anchor, Jim Benneman.

Peter Burg said, “My wife Sandy and I are honored to serve as Co-Chairs for the 2013 PUSH Dinner. Last year the event raised in excess of $1.1 million for the Craig Hospital Foundation and in 2013 we are committed to doing even more to help rebuild the lives of those who have survived catastrophic brain or spinal cord injuries.”

Mr. Burg continued, “I would urge everyone in our community to show their support on March 1, 2013 for a unique and inspiring fundraising event. Every dollar raised will make a difference for critical activities, including funding vital equipment such as wheelchairs and medical devices and ongoing research partnerships.”

Businesses and individuals interested in attending and supporting the 2013 PUSH Dinner should contact Sue Lynch by calling 303-789-8578 or emailing, or visiting

Peter Burg is a senior shareholder at Burg Simpson. He has developed a national reputation as a trial lawyer handling cases involving personal injury, product liability and mass tort litigation. Peter is a passionate advocate for survivors of traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries. He is a past Chairman of the Craig Hospital Board of Directors and continues to serve as a member of both the Craig Hospital and Craig Hospital Foundation Boards of Directors.

Sandy Burg is an active community volunteer and has served as VP of Programming on the Board of Directors for the Hebrew Educational Alliance as well as serving as President of the Sisterhood Board at HEA. Sandy currently volunteers her time with Doctors Care which is a medical clinic providing medical care to the under served in the community.

With offices in Denver, Steamboat Springs, Cincinnati, Cody and Phoenix, Burg Simpson is a firm or award winning trial lawyers practicing in the areas of personal injury, class action, mass tort, medical malpractice, dangerous drug litigation, defective products, insurance bad faith, employment law, workers’ compensation, social security and commercial litigation.

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