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George A. Hanson

George A. Hanson

Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP

Kansas City, MO, USA


George A. Hanson was born and raised in Lawrence, Kansas. In 1988, George graduated with High Honors from Oberlin College with a B.A. in History. In 1992, George obtained his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School. George is one of the region's leading commercial litigators and trial lawyers. George has been named "Best of the Bar" by the Kansas City Business Journal for eleven years and has also been elected a Missouri Super Lawyer every year since 2006. George has been named a "Local Litigation Star" by Benchmark Plaintiffs and was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers® in America 2014 and 2015.  Additionally, he was named the Best Lawyers’ 2014 Kansas City, MO – Class Actions - Plaintiffs “Lawyer of the Year.” George is rated AV - the highest designation a lawyer can achieve from publisher Martindale Hubbell.

An experienced commercial litigator and trial attorney, George has successfully tried many cases to judges and juries in both state and federal court, and has extensive experience representing clients in arbitration.  In addition to complex commercial litigation and trial work, George's practice currently focuses on the representation of employees in large wage and hour class and collective actions, including workers in the financial services, meat processing, pharmaceutical and call center industries. In the past ten years, George has been lead or co-lead counsel in more than 100 wage and hour actions filed in state and federal courts.  George is also a frequent speaker regarding trial practice and wage and hour matters nationwide, and serves on the Senior Editorial Board of the ABA’s Fair Labor Standards Act Treatise, 3rd Edition.

George A. Hanson is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim - Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2017, Thursday, March 02, 2017
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim (Prepared December 1, 2016) - Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2017, Thursday, March 02, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim - The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim , Thursday, March 02, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim - The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim , Thursday, March 02, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim - The Life of a Wage and Hour Litigation Claim , Thursday, March 02, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2017, Saturday, March 04, 2017, New York, NY
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018, New Brunswick , NJ
Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Atlanta, GA
Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2018, Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Indianapolis, IN
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