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Stephen Jonathan Burg

Stephen Jonathan Burg

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Wrongful Death, Defective and Dangerous Products, Trucking Accident

About Me

Mr. Burg has represented numerous clients in personal injury, and defectived products cases including many wrongful deaths, trucking accidents, explosions, tramatic brain injuries, and harmful drugs cases. Mr. Burg has extensive experience in Mass Tort litigation including Ortho Evra, Yaz and Yasmin oral contraceptives and Gadolinium based MRI contrast dye.   

Mr. Burg is active in the community. He is involved in many charitable organization and is active in local politics. He is active with the Anti-Defamation League and is a volunteer attorney for the ZRGB Pension Project which helps holocaust survivors acertain pension benefits. He is currently on Chris Romer's mayoral finance committee.

Mr. Burg is extremely motivated and is a leader well beyond his years. Mr. Burg started a Young Professional section within the highly respected Colorado Judicial Institute in which Mr. Burg has attracted numerous of Denver's top business and legal professionals to get become involved with CJI.

In college, Mr. Burg was selected as a rugby collegiate All-American, which is given to the nation's best rugby players. He was the captain of the University of Wyoming Rugby team. Where he was also named captain of the West-All Stars leading the West to it's first championship in it's 32 years of existance. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
  2. Brain Injury: 20%
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 15%
  4. Wrongful Death: 15%
  5. Trucking Accident: 10%



Contingent (40%)

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Daniel Ellis Mckenzie

    I endorse Stephen. He is passionate about representing his clients and is relentless about getting them the best outcome possible. He also works tirelessly to make himself the best at what he does.


    Daniel Mckenzie Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Stephen. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

40 Inverness Drive E
Englewood, CO, 80112

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh Jardine PC

40 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO, 80112



AZActive 201403/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Recommended AttorneyLegal 5002013
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2012
Executive Committee: Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Transition TeamDenver Mayor Michael Hancock2011
Compleat LawyerLaw Week Colorado2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBurg Simpson Eldredge Hersh Jardine PC2006 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Colorado Judicial InstituteBoard of Directors2012 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationExecutive Committee2012 - Present
Our Courts ColoradoMember2011 - Present
Anti-Defamation LeagueBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Colorado Judicial InstituteCo-founder of the CJIYP2010 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Israel Public Affairs CommitteeMemberN/A
Romer for MayorFinance CommitteeN/A
Southern Poverty Law CenterMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Colorado Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Colorado Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Brain Injury, Wrongful Death, Gas Explosions, Product Liability, Trucking accidents and Personal Injury casesProven Success

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Publication NameTitleDate
The Lawyer's Log BookKeep It On The Company2014
University of Denver Law Alumni MagazineLaw Alumni Provide Necessities for Denver Newborns2012
The Colorado StatesmanDPS Students Learn Firsthand from Mayor Hickenlooper and State Legislators2010
Law Week ColoradoThe Compleat Lawyer2010
Law Week ColoradoFamily Ties Run Deep At Burg Simpson2008

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of WyomingPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Super Summit Top Guns IIITrying Your Trucking Case Against The Company, Not the Driver,2014
Fighters for Justice Radio ShowPersonal Injury2011