Commonly known as the "Birthplace of Aviation," Dayton also is referred to as the "Cradle of Creativity." The city has one of the highest concentrations of technical practitioners in the world, with more than 23,000 engineers, scientists, computer specialists and technicians working in various industries. As a result, Dayton is one of the top 25 metropolitan areas in the country in numbers of patents awarded by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. It is not surprising, therefore, that the core of Thompson Hine's patent and trademark practice is located in Dayton.
Dayton boasts many diverse organizations and community groups that welcome volunteers with open arms. It is a city where young professionals can readily make an impact on and contribute to the community's growth. Dayton offers the sophisticated lifestyle of many larger cities coupled with unrivaled access to all the region has to offer.