Stephen J. "Steve" Burg

Stephen J. "Steve" Burg


Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.

Recognized since 2021

Englewood, Colorado

Practice Areas

Litigation - Insurance

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

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Stephen Burg is a trial attorney at the law firm Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh Jardine, P.C. Mr. Burg’s practice is focused on representing victims of auto crashes, personal injury, trucking accidents, motorcycle collisions, product liability injuries, gas explosions, wrongful death, and harmful drug products.

Mr. Burg has been recognized for his legal excellence both nationally and locally. He was named as a “Recommended Attorney” by the U.S. Legal 500. and has also been recognized as a Best Lawyer in America and a Rising Star by Colorado Super Lawyers. He is also named a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer” by the National Trial Lawyers, and Denver’s 5280 Magazine selected Mr. Burg a “Top Lawyer” and the Face of Personal Injury Law Litigation for 2020 and 2021. Mr. Burg has been admitted as a member of the “Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum” and was named Law Week Colorado’s “Compleat Lawyer”.

Mr. Burg donates a substantial amount of his free time to supporting nonprofit organizations in Colorado and nationally. Mr. Burg is on the Board of Directors for the Anti-Defamation League, the Colorado Judicial Institute (CJI) and ARC Thrift. Mr. Burg helps to support the Denver Health Foundation’s Newborns in Need program, and the Southern Poverty Law Center, among others. Mr. Burg is an Associate Attorney for the ZRBG Pension Project – this project is designed to ascertain pension benefits for Holocaust survivors.

Stephen Burg earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Wyoming and his Law Degree from the University of Denver. Mr. Burg is currently admitted to practice in Colorado and in Arizona. He lives in Colorado with his wife Amy, and their two children.

Location

  • 40 Inverness Drive East
    Englewood, CO 80112

Education

  • University of Denver , J.D., graduated 2007
  • University of Wyoming, B.A., graduated 2004

Bar Admissions

  • United States, 10th Circuit
  • United States, District of Colorado
  • United States, Arizona
  • United States, Colorado

Affiliations

  • Colorado Judicial Institute Young Professionals - Co-founder
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ) - Member
  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Colorado Bar Association - Member
  • Colorado Judicial Institute (CJI) - Member
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA) - Member
  • Our Courts - Member
  • The National Trial Lawyers (NTL) - Member

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Awards:

  • Selected to Colorado Super Lawyers®, 2022
  • 5280 Magazine Top Lawyer, 2022
  • "Face of Personal Injury Litigation," 5280 Magazine, 2020 - 2021
  • Honorable Mention, Collegiate All-American Rugby, 2004
  • ADL Glass Partners-In-Leadership, 2009
  • Anti-Defamation League, Mountain States Region Board of Director, 2011
  • Colorado Judicial Institute, Ex Officio Board of Director, 2012
  • ARC Thrift Board of Directors, 2013
  • Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s Transition Team, 2011
  • The Compleat Lawyer, Law Week Colorado, 2010
  • National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 Under 40, 2012–present
  • AVVO®, Highest Distinction of Superb 10.0 Attorney Rating
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, The Top Trial Lawyers in America™
  • National Advisory Board, Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (APITLA), 2013
  • Selected to Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2012-2021
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyer, the National Trial Lawyers, 2012–present
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, The Top Trial Lawyers in America™
  • Recommended Attorney, the U.S. Legal 500, 2013
  • Appointment by Governor to 18th Judicial District Nominating Commission, 2018
  • National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 Under 40, President, 2018
  • Top 10 Jury Verdict in the State of Colorado, 2018
  • Selected to Best Lawyers®, 2021-2022

Publications

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