George O. Suggs
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George Suggs focuses on the areas of Labor, Public Sector and Employment Law. Before coming to Schuchat, Cook & Werner, George represented unions and individual employees while with the firm of Wiley, Craig, Armbruster, Wilburn & Mills until 1988 and with Wilburn & Suggs until 2002. In 2008, he successfully argued before the Missouri Supreme Court in the case Reichert v. St. Louis Board of Education, which held that employees of the St. Louis Public Schools could not be placed on layoff in favor of subcontractors. He is listed in the publication The Best Lawyers in America®2008-2020, Woodward/White Top Attorneys in the Metro St. Louis Region 2009 and 2010 and Kansas/Missouri Superlawyers 2009-2020. George has the highest possible rating from Martindale-Hubble at AV Preeminent. He is a member of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, the Missouri Bar Association and the American Bar Association. George received his law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1981.