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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Dave P. Hersh Selected to Supreme Court Task Force

 July 17, 2018

Dave P. Hersh Selected to Supreme Court Task Force

The attorneys at Burg Simpson recognize how important it is to stay involved in the legal community outside of the courtroom. That’s why shareholder David P. Hersh has agreed to serve on the Colorado Supreme Court’s new Lawyer Well-Being Task Force. The task force, chaired by Associate Justice Monica Márquez, is made up of lawyers… Read more »

Colin M. Simpson Earns Martindale-Hubbell Silver Honor

 June 26, 2018

Colin M. Simpson Earns Martindale-Hubbell Silver Honor

For the attorneys at Burg Simpson, few things are as rewarding as making a client happy. That’s why we’re proud to announce that shareholder Colin M. Simpson has earned a Silver Client Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell. The honor is given to attorneys that maintain a four-star average client review rating – which is the best… Read more »

Michael S. Burg Warns Against the End of Net Neutrality

 June 14, 2018

Michael S. Burg Warns Against the End of Net Neutrality

Net neutrality ended this week not with a bang, but a whimper. Late last year, the Federal Communications Commission voted to overturn Obama-era rules put in place to maintain a free and open Internet. Because of that, those rules officially expired June 11. Of all the reversals the Trump Administration has pulled in the last… Read more »

Burg Simpson Backs Phamaly Theatre Co. in a Big Way

 June 13, 2018

Burg Simpson Backs Phamaly Theatre Co. in a Big Way

The attorneys at Burg Simpson do more than fight for the rights of victims of traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries. They help them reclaim their lives. That passionate belief is why Burg Simpson has chosen to support Denver’s own Phamaly Theatre Co. The Phamaly Theatre Co. is a theater group made up exclusively of… Read more »

Divorce and Custody – Divorce Attorney - Wyoming Burg Simpson

 May 31, 2018

What You Need to Know About Divorce and Child Custody in Wyoming

Wyoming is a study in contrasts when it comes to love and marriage. On one hand, its residents are in love with being in love – they get married sooner, about two years younger than the national average. Wyoming has the third highest married population in the country – trailing only Idaho and Utah –… Read more »

Domestic Violence - Defense Attorney - Wyoming Burg Simpson

 May 15, 2018

Wyoming Considers Domestic Violence Crackdown

Several state legislatures have started taking a tougher stance on domestic assault. Nearly half a dozen states have either enacted or are considering tougher penalties for domestic violence within the last 12 months. Wyoming lawmakers appear to be following the trend. According to the Casper Star Tribune, no less than three bills targeting domestic violence… Read more »

Ugly Divorce – Family Law Lawyers – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 May 8, 2018

When Divorce Gets Ugly

Divorce is rarely a simple process. All too often, it is the end result of months – if not years – of trauma and conflict. Wyoming continues to have one of the highest divorce rates in the country, well above the national average. At 4.1 divorces for every 1,000 people, the state’s tied for the… 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 »

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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