Founding Partner

George V.

Berg Jr.

 

Mr. Berg is one of the four founding partners of Berg Hill Greenleaf & Ruscitti LLP. Mr. Berg’s practice of over 40 years emphasizes complex commercial transactions and litigation, personal and real property litigation, real estate and real estate development, construction, banking, insurance and title insurance coverage analysis and litigation, including antitrust and business competition matters, business organization, reorganization, business disputes and bankruptcy.

Mr. Berg is licensed in state and federal courts in Colorado, and certain federal courts in Nebraska. Mr. Berg has extensive experience in both Texas and Colorado, including the handling of multi-million dollar court and jury trials, as well as large real estate transactions, including residential, commercial, farm and ranch development, leasing and sale. Mr. Berg is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings system.

Legal Assistant

Deb Osterman

EDUCATION & ADMISSIONS

JURIS DOCTOR

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON’S BATES COLLEGE OF LAW, 1976

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE 

RICE UNIVERSITY, 1973

U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

2009

U.S. District Court, District of Delaware

2002

U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska

1999

U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

1996

Colorado

1993

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

1982

Professional Associations

American, Colorado and Boulder Bar Associations

American Association for Justice 

Colorado Trial Lawyers

 

Honors & Awards

Super Lawyer in the area of Construction Litigation. Colorado Super Lawyers List in 2006, 2007, 2009-2017.

 

George’s Blog

COVID-19 State Orders

As the nation continues to see more issued orders, employers need to stay appraised of whether they are essential or non-essential in the states in which they operate.California  Colorado Delaware Hawaii Illinois Indiana Louisana  Michigan  Minnesota...

In the News

BizWest: Ruscitti Talks Force Majeure

Right now, Ruscitti said he’s telling clients to be ready to assert or defend force majeure and to document in detail how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting them. He’s also advising them not to panic and to remember that their companies are not the only ones dealing...

Firm Happenings

 

SBA Loans Under the CARES Act

On March 27, 2020 President Trump signed the CARES Act[1]. This client alert provides a brief overview of many of the SBA[2] provisions of the CARES Act that are likely to be of benefit to our clients.  PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM The CARES Act Paycheck...