Cincinnati, Ohio

312 Walnut Street
14th Floor
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202-4089

Phone: 513.352.6700
Fax: 513.241.4771

Office Partner-in-Charge:
J. Shane Starkey
Shane.Starkey@ThompsonHine.com

Office Manager
Becky Couch
Becky.Couch@ThompsonHine.com

Overview

Our Cincinnati office represents approximately two-thirds of the Fortune 1000 companies based in Ohio, as well as more than half of all public companies in the region and one-third of the region’s top private companies.

As one of the region’s largest law firms, top companies connect with us for advice on their most important matters. We focus on understanding our clients’ businesses and constantly monitor the latest trends so we can provide practical solutions to help overcome challenges and uncover new opportunities. Our national reach and regional focus gives us significant breadth and depth of experience in the following industries and areas of the law:

  • Antitrust & White Collar Crime
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Restructuring, Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy
  • Commercial & Public Finance
  • Competition
  • Construction
  • Corporate Transactions & Securities
  • Early Stage & Emerging  Companies
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Energy
  • Environmental
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • International Trade & Customs
  • Labor & Employment
  • Life Sciences
  • Personal & Succession Planning
  • Product Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Tax
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation

Our commitment to providing exceptional service and value is reflected in our Client Service Pledge. We have been recognized for more than 10 consecutive years as one of the top law firms in the country for client service excellence in The BTI Client Service A-Team: Survey of Law Firm Client Service Performance. In addition, our capabilities and exceptional service have been recognized by authorities including:

  • Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • Ohio Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars
  • The American Lawyer’s “Big Deals”
  • The Best Lawyers in America®

We are dedicated to fostering an outstanding work environment built on mutual respect, teamwork and community service. Our office actively participates in the firm’s Spotlight on Women® Program and our firmwide Diversity & Inclusion Initiative. Both serve the needs of individuals within and outside the firm, providing mentoring, professional development and networking opportunities, and interaction with community leaders. As individuals and collectively, we strive to give back to our community by volunteering and serving in leadership positions for civic and charitable organizations and contributing hundreds of hours to pro bono matters.

Community Involvement

We actively participate in a broad range of community organizations including:

  • ArtsWave
  • BRIDGES for a Just Community
  • Cincinnati Ballet
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
  • Cincinnati May Festival
  • Cincinnati Museum Center
  • Cincinnati Opera
  • Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
  • Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
  • Dan Beard Council Boy Scouts of America
  • Downtown Cincinnati Inc.
  • Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati
  • Freestore Foodbank
  • United Way of Greater Cincinnati
  • Visions Community Services
  • YMCA of Greater Cincinnati
  • YWCA Greater Cincinnati
About Our City

Cincinnati’s diversified economy provides a strong basis for economic growth. The area is home to companies such as Procter & Gamble, The Kroger Co., Fifth Third Bank, Convergys, General Cable, AK Steel, GE Aviation, Macy’s, Inc., Total Quality Logistics, Staffmark Holdings, Inc., Western & Southern Financial Group and Ashland Inc.

Major exports from area companies include jet engines, plastics, machinery, computer software, paper and consumer goods. Foreign investment in the Cincinnati area is also rising rapidly as companies from Japan, England, Germany, France, Italy and Canada continue to strengthen their presence here.

Cincinnati’s riverfront area is a hub of activity with Paul Brown Stadium, home of the Bengals, and Great American Ball Park, home of the Reds. U.S. Bank Arena hosts concerts, figure skating, gymnastics and basketball, while the newly completed Banks development offers great options for dining and entertainment.

Directions

From the Greater Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport:

Take I-275 East to I-75 North; after crossing the Brent Spence Bridge into Cincinnati, Ohio, stay in your right lane and take the 2nd Street exit. Follow 2nd Street to Main Street, then turn left on Main Street then left on 3rd Street. Parking garage is just before Walnut Street on the right side.

From Dayton:

Take I-75 South to the 2nd Street exit. Follow 2nd Street to Main Street, then turn left on Main Street then left on 3rd Street. Parking garage is on 3rd Street just before Walnut Street on the right side.

From Cleveland or Columbus:

Take I-71 South to the 3rd Street exit (exit is in the far left lane) toward Downtown/Riverfront. Follow 3rd Street two blocks to Scripps Center. Parking garage is just before Walnut Street on the right side.

From Northern Kentucky:

Take the 3rd Street exit (toward Downtown). At the base of the ramp, stay to your right and take the 3rd Street exit. Stay on 3rd Street and follow two blocks to Scripps Center. Parking garage is just before Walnut Street on the right side.