Complex Commercial and Civil Litigation

Commercial litigation is one of BHGR’s core practice areas.

Our trial attorneys work closely with corporate counsel to understand the business realities faced by our clients and develop effective litigation strategies.  We have substantive experience in numerous industries, from mining to commercial construction, and focus on the client’s bottom line at every stage of a case.

BHGR represents clients in a broad range of commercial and civil matters in state and federal courts in Colorado and nationally, including

  • Breach of contract
  • Business torts
  • Construction disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • Insurance coverage
  • Land use and zoning issues
  • Employment
  • Litigation involving local governments
  • Trade secret violations
  • Unfair competition claims
  • Constitutional law cases
  • Environmental litigation
  • Personal injury
  • Eminent domain
  • Appeals
  • Securities
  • Real estate
  • Professional liability
Giovanni M. Ruscitti

Giovanni M. Ruscitti

Managing Partner | gmr@bhgrlaw.com  | 303.402.1600

Giovanni M. Ruscitti is one of the founding members of BHGR, and currently serves as the firm’s Managing Partner. Mr. Ruscitti is equally comfortable in the courtroom as in the boardroom, and regularly serves as lead transactional and litigation counsel. This unique and broad range of experience allows Mr. Ruscitti to provide BHGR’s clients comprehensive, strategic, innovative and cost-effective counsel, and he often works as a strategic adviser to boards of directors and general counsel. More…

Justin C. Berg

Justin C. Berg

Partner | jcb@bhgrlaw.com  | 303.402.1600

Justin has been a BHGR attorney for over 15 years, and currently sits on the firm’s Management Committee.  Justin’s practice at BHGR focuses primarily on complex commercial and civil litigation and arbitration.  He has successfully handled a wide-variety of litigation matters before the state and federal courts in Colorado, as well as arbitrations before the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”), International Chamber of Commerce (“ICC”), JAMS, and Judicial Arbiter Group (“JAG”). More…

George V. Berg

George V. Berg

Partner | gvb@bhgrlaw.com  | 303.402.1600

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. More…

Rudy E. Verner

Rudy E. Verner

Partner | rev@bhgrlaw.com  | 303.402.1600

Rudy Verner’s practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, federal and state appeals, and privacy and data security law.  As a litigator he has successfully handled matters relating to insurance coverage, business torts, contractual disputes, employment, construction, real estate, land use and natural resources. He is an experienced appellate practitioner as well as a trial lawyer. In the appellate arena, Mr. Verner has appeared before numerous federal and state appellate courts, briefed issues of first impression under Colorado and other states’ law, and served as local advisory counsel in significant matters before the Tenth Circuit. More…