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Colorado Personal Injury Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Personal Injury

Burg Simpson attorney at law is dedicated to helping injured individuals and their loved ones rebuild their lives and thrive after a serious accident or injury. Whether it’s a serious car accident that’s taken the life of a loved one or a dog bite that’s left you seriously injured, we can help you secure compensation for the damages you suffered. We’ve handled almost every type of injury or wrongful death case, and have the resources, reputation, and a proven track record of success to assist you. Don’t suffer in silence. If you’ve been injured through someone’s negligence, recklessness or simple misconduct, visit a Denver injury attorney today.

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Colorado Workers' Comp Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Workers’ Compensation

Few things are as unsettling and disruptive as getting hurt while on the job. You’re in pain, overwhelmed and full of questions. But you’re not alone. Thousands of workers get hurt on the job every year, and in Colorado, you don’t have to prove fault to claim workers’ compensation benefits. However, it’s a very complex process and area of law. Don’t make the mistake of trying to handle your own workers’ compensation claim. The Colorado workers’ comp lawyers at Burg Simpson have the unique skills, extensive experience, and vast resources to help you get through this tough experience. We’re here to help.

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Colorado Construction Defects Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Construction Defects

Burg Simpson is a construction defect law firm that has been protecting the rights of individual homeowners and homeowner associations for decades. Construction defects are any flaws in either the design or the construction of a building. These deficiencies can lead to serious physical injuries and/or property damage. Other, less serious, defects can still cause damage to a homeowner in the form of lost use or diminished value of the property, not to mention additional costs involved any fixing any mistakes. Burg Simpson is a nationally recognized law firm that’s emerged as an industry leader in construction defect litigation.

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Colorado Medical Malpractice Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice arises when you’ve suffered an injury because of a medical provider’s behavior that deviates from a generally accepted standard of practice. These cases can be complex, expensive, and time consuming. They may take years to resolve. Because the evidence in medical malpractice cases are frequently difficult to understand, you need medical experts on your side in addition to our competent Colorado medical malpractice attorneys. That’s why we’ve assembled an experienced team consisting of our own nursing staff, as well as outside medical specialists, to review the facts of all of our medical malpractice cases.

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Colorado Bad Faith Insurance Lawyers - Burg Simpson

Business / Commercial Litigation

The Colorado commercial litigation lawyers at Burg Simpson handle a wide variety of business litigation matters. This area of law includes just about any kind of disagreement that arises within the confines of doing business. These can include contract disputes, business dissolution’s, consumer class actions, breach of fiduciary duty allegations, and product liability issues. Our experienced corporate lawyers are here to help you with your case whether you’re a multi-national corporation, partnership, limited liability company, sole proprietorship, family business, or even if you’re just an individual with an issue related to business law.

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Colorado Mass Tort Lawyerss- Burg Simpson

Dangerous Drugs & Devices

No other country in the world uses as many prescription drugs or medical devices as the United States. Consumers have gotten used to having faith that when they follow their doctor’s orders by taking a prescription, the medication in question has been thoroughly tested and vetted. But because of either negligence by the manufacturer or a flawed regulatory approval process, this isn’t always the case.  Burg Simpson has represented thousands of individuals who’ve suffered serious side effects after taking prescription drugs, or who’ve been injured as a result of a defective medical device. For more than 40 years, our 100-plus strong team of Denver mass tort lawyers, paralegals, and nurses have been assembled to lead high-profile litigation involving some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. We’ve won favorable verdicts, settlements, and judgments on behalf of many of our clients.

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Washington Capitol Building

 December 12, 2018

Letter Urging Senate to Defend Democracy Co-Signed by Former Senator Al Simpson

A week after giving his moving eulogy at late President George H.W. Bush’s wake, former Republican Senator Alan K. Simpson joined with forty-three other former Senators across party lines in publishing a letter to the Washington Post. This co-signed letter urges the current Senate to embrace a bipartisan defense of democracy and constitutional values as… Read more »

 December 6, 2018

Retired Firefighters Get Burned When Health Care Benefits are Terminated

Attorney Brian Matise at Burg Simpson handles complex civil litigation cases, and he has taken the lead on the West Metro Case. This case involves the distribution of more  than $1.8 million in funds that remained in a trust that was committed to fund health insurance benefits for 73 retired firefighters and their dependents. These… Read more »

Former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-WY) gives eulogy for late President George W.W. Bush

 December 5, 2018

Former Senator Al Simpson Eulogizes President George H.W. Bush

This morning, former Senator Alan K. Simpson (R-WY) celebrated the life of former President George H.W. Bush, his long-time friend and colleague. Speaking of the man’s warmth and integrity, Sen. Simpson delivered a moving speech on President Bush’s legacy of integrity, loyalty and sacrifice. When speaking to the press, Alan Simpson spoke on the difficulties… Read more »

Honorable Alan K. Simpson hero image

 December 4, 2018

Former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., to Remember George H.W. Bush at Wednesday’s Funeral

Former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., to remember George H.W. Bush at Wednesday’s funeral at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. The former senator, a colleague and longtime friend of George and Barbara Bush, will be one of four speakers to deliver the eulogy at the late president’s funeral this week. Simpson and Bush established their… Read more »

 December 14, 2018

Burg Simpson Supports Toys for Tots!

Co-Founder and Shareholder Peter Burg, and the Burg Simpson Team, Supports The Toys for Tots Foundation! Every year, the lawyers and professional staff at Burg Simpson are honored to support The Toys for Tots Foundation. The foundation raises funds to purchase toys for under-privileged children, and provide promotional materials, solicit corporate support, educate the public,… Read more »

Mass Tort Class Action

 December 13, 2018

What is the Difference Between Mass Tort Litigation And Class Action Litigation?

Mass Tort litigation and Class Action litigation both handle negligence cases with multiple victims, but each has very specific ways of handling these kinds of matters. Mass tort cases and class action lawsuits share certain similarities: A large group of plaintiffs who claim they have been hurt. Common defendants who have been accused of causing… Read more »

 December 12, 2018

THE BURG SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE IS RAPIDLY APPROACHING!

The deadline for students to submit their 1500 word essays is February 1, 2019. For the past several years, Burg Simpson has awarded college scholarships to the graduating high school seniors who won our essay competition regarding the importance of the civil jury system and how it is being threatened. The annual Burg Simpson Scholarship… Read more »

 December 11, 2018

Traumatic Brain Injuries in Infants

One of the most common types of traumatic brain injuries in infants is Cerebral Palsy (CP). Receiving the news that your newborn has been diagnosed with this condition is some of the most devastating information a parent can receive. CP caused by birth trauma affects thousands of newborns every year. Birth trauma is a general term… Read more »

Good Lawyers. Changing Lives. – Supporting Communities with Burg Simpson

 November 5, 2018

Good Lawyers. Changing Lives. – Supporting Communities with Burg Simpson

All attorneys at Burg Simpson strive to make our motto more than just words. Both in and out of the courtroom, our attorneys work to support local and national communities by protecting their rights and to making certain that crisis recovery and educational opportunities are available to all. In this video, Burg Simpson shareholder and… Read more »

Massachusetts Gas Explosion – Holding Corporations Accountable

 November 2, 2018

Massachusetts Gas Explosion – Holding Corporations Accountable

The negligence of Columbia Gas caused the massive gas explosions  in Andover, Lawrence and North Andover, MA. After the gas explosions, more than 2,000 people found themselves displaced, and their towns resembled a war zone. These gas explosions could have easily been avoided. Columbia Gas had been warned twice over the last decade that an explosion was… Read more »

Attorney Tom Henderson explains why the Durango 416 Fire aims to hold the Durango-Silverton Railroad accountable.

 November 2, 2018

Seeking Justice for Victims of the Durango 416 Fire

Colorado’s Durango 416 Fire was caused by the Durango-Silverton Railroad’s coal-burning train on June 1, 2018. The blaze has been reported to be the state’s sixth largest forest fire in history, and the fire destroyed homes and businesses in Durango and the surrounding area. Burg Simpson is now representing those affected by the 416 Fire… Read more »

Consumers Must Beware of Body Brokers

 November 2, 2018

Consumers Must Beware of Body Brokers

Body brokers are relatively unchecked and under-regulated by state and federal agencies.  Across the United States, mortuaries and hospices are committing fraud by allowing body brokers to convince families who have lost their loved ones to donate the body “for medical research.” But instead of being donated, the body ends up being dismembered and then… Read more »

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