Wyoming Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Business / Commercial Litigation

Our Wyoming commercial litigation division can tackle any number of legal issues that involve your company, such as helping resolve business disputes, oversee employment and environmental litigation, navigate real estate and ranch issues, as well as litigating any securities matters you’re faced with.

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Criminal Defense DUI Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Criminal Defense and DUI

Our Wyoming office is unique in that it’s the only Burg Simpson location handling criminal defense matters. Our criminal law lawyers have successfully defended a wide range of felony and misdemeanors charges, including DUIs, vehicular assault/homicide, domestic violence, traffic crimes, thefts, drugs, assault and battery, and auto accidents, just to name a few.

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Family Law Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Family Law

Burg Simpson Wyoming is nationally recognized family law firm and our attorneys are well versed in representing beneficiaries and fiduciaries tied to the administration of a trust or the probate of an estate, especially if substantial amounts of money are involved. We can handle will and trust validity, will and trust contests, beneficiary disputes, contested heirship, questions of mental capacity and undue influence, guardianship disputes, contested powers of attorney, creditor claims, and breach of fiduciary duty and investment claims.

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Dangerous Drug Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Dangerous Drugs & Medical Devices

Our mass tort attorneys in Wyoming have spent decades fighting for patients who have been harmed by faulty medical devices and dangerous drugs. Our team of trial attorneys, paralegals, and nurses have years of experience with these cases, which can be incredibly intricate and involve litigation against some of the world’s most powerful companies. Our lawyers have also led the charge in pharmaceutical litigation in the United States.

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Medical Malpractice Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice cases are often incredibly difficult, time-consuming, and expensive. Because the evidence in a medical malpractice case is often tough to understand, medical lawsuit lawyers and medical experts are a must. That’s why Burg Simpson Wyoming has assembled a team of our own nursing staff and outside medical experts to review the facts of every medical malpractice case such as those involving surgical mishaps, birth injuries, misdiagnosis, and more.

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Personal Injury Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Personal Injury

Our accident injury lawyers in Wyoming fight for anyone who’s been hurt as a result of someone else’s negligence. Whether you’ve been hurt in a motor vehicle accident or suffered from a major brain injury, we can help. Our experienced attorneys can investigate your claim, cut through the red tape, and help you secure the compensation you deserve.

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Probate Wills Estate Planning Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Probate, Trusts & Estate Planning

Few areas of law can be as sensitive as probate, trusts, and estate planning. Whether it’s planning for the distribution of your own assets or negotiating a disagreement over a loved one’s estate, we know how to navigate the complicated issues surrounding this area of family law. We have experience handling wills, trusts, beneficiary and guardianship disputes, and powers of attorney disagreements.

Workers Comp Attorneys - Burg Simpson Wyoming

Workers’ Compensation

For 4 decades, Burg Simpson has worked tirelessly to help injured Wyoming workers obtain fair compensation for injuries suffered on the job or in the course of their regular employment. Our Wyoming compensation attorneys help injured workers earn ongoing compensation for lost wages, as well as for past and future economic losses, secure funding for medical and therapeutic expenses, and pain and suffering damages.

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Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition Winners Honored at Annual Dinner

 April 24, 2018

Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition Winners Honored at Annual Dinner

Our 2017-2018 Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition recipients were honored this past Thursday at our annual Scholarship Banquet. This year’s winners included: Elise Hegarty (Faith Christian Academy) Diana Barila (Longmont High School) Kelly Franson (D’Evelyn Jr./Sr. High School) Emilio D. Gómez (Regis Jesuit High School) Lucy Kane (Valor Christian High School) Andra Metcalfe (Mountain Vista High… Read more »

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak Set to Speak at Construction Law Event

 April 19, 2018

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak Set to Speak at Construction Law Event

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak will be a featured panelist at a one-day Construction Law conference on April 30 at the Embassy Suites Denver. View the Construction Law event brochure here for information and scheduling. The continuing education event, sponsored by CLE International, is targeted at a variety of construction professionals, including attorneys, owners, contractors,… Read more »

Burg Simpson Beats Big Banks Again

 April 17, 2018

Burg Simpson Beats Big Banks Again

National trial firm Burg Simpson, known for its role in holding big banks accountable for their bad acts in the mortgage-backed securities and collateralized debt obligation collapse of 2007-2008 where $7 trillion in worldwide wealth was lost, has prevailed against a big bank yet again. This time it was against UBS, in a FINRA securities… Read more »

Martindale-Hubbell Honors Nick D. Fogel

 April 16, 2018

Martindale-Hubbell Honors Nick D. Fogel

Industry awards are nice, but few mean as much as accolades from your own peers. That’s what shareholder Nick D. Fogel earned as he became the latest Burg Simpson attorney to receive a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, “awarded to only those lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional ability.” Only about 10… Read more »

Business Law – Corporate Attorney– Wyoming Burg Simpson

 March 7, 2018

Will Your Business Make it to the Next Generation?

Small businesses, family-owned businesses in particular, have long been the backbone of the American economy, accounting for more than two-thirds of U.S. gross domestic product while making up more than a third of the Fortune 500. As a result, these businesses employ more than half of American workers. Given how vital these businesses are to… Read more »

What to do After a Car Accident? – Personal Injury Settlements – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 20, 2018

You’ve Been In A Car Accident. Now What?

Motor vehicle accidents are an everyday part of life. In 2016, the most recent year for which data is available, drivers were involved in nearly 14,000 auto accidents in Wyoming – 100 of them were fatal. The most frequent auto accidents included: Moving vehicles accidents. Animal crashes. Fixed-object collisions. Non-collision incidents. Anyone involved in a… Read more »

Rights as a Landlord – Business Law – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 13, 2018

What Are Your Rights as a Landlord in Wyoming?

Since the housing market bubble burst in 2008, American homeowners have lost more than 15 million houses to foreclosure, driving residents to the rental market. In fact, homeownership hit a 50-year low in 2016, according to Zillow, an online real estate database company. While the national rental market started to cool last year, Wyoming continues… Read more »

Broken Med Mal Statute – Medical Malpractice Lawsuit – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 6, 2018

Wyoming Lawmakers Still Haven’t Fixed The State’s Broken Med Mal Statute

In November 2014, the Supreme Court of Wyoming ruled on what appeared to be a run-of-the-mill medical malpractice lawsuit. What began as a simple question over the statute of limitations for filing such an action would generate a reply that would upend not one, but two, state laws. Strictly speaking, Wyoming law establishes a two-year… Read more »

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

 April 1, 2013

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

Burg Simpson’s Michael S. Burg is one of America’s leading lawyers when it comes to representing individuals injured by dangerous and defective medications. In this interview Michael talks to Ring of Fire T.V. host Mike Papantonio about immunity afforded to the makers of generic pharmaceutical drugs and the role of the FDA.

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