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"Thompson Hine consistently receives national recognition for leadership in promoting diversity and inclusion and in advancing women and minorities in the legal profession. Recent distinctions include: * 2017 was the sixth year in a row Thompson Hine earned the top rating of 100 percent and recognition as a "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality" on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index (HRC CEI), an annual survey that measures an employer's commitment to policies, practices and protections pertinent to LGBT..."

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Thompson Hine LLP

3900 Key Center
127 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44114
Phone: (216) 566-5500


Managing Partner: Deborah Z. Read
Hiring Partners: Anthony White; William Hubbard

Base Salary

1st year: $125,000 (Cleveland); $115,000 (Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton); $140,000 (ATL); $145,000 (DC); $160,000 (NY)
Summer associate: $2,100/week

Summer Program

Summer Associate Offers:
8 out of 8 (2Ls only) (2018)

Major Office Locations

Atlanta, GA
Chicago, IL
Cincinnati, OH
Cleveland, OH (HQ)
Columbus, OH
Dayton, OH
New York, NY
Washington, DC

Major Departments & Practices

Admiralty & Maritime
Antitrust, Competition & Trade Regulation
Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies
Business Litigation
Business Restructuring, Creditors' Rights & Bankruptcy
Climate Change & Sustainable Business Solutions
Commercial & Public Finance
Corporate Transactions & Securities
Emerging Technologies
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
ERISA Litigation
FCPA & Other Antibribery Laws
Government Contracts
Health Care
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
International Trade
Investment Management
Labor & Employment
Life Sciences
Personal & Succession Planning
Privacy & Cybersecurity
Product Liability Litigation
Qualified Opportunity Zones
Real Estate
Shale Energy & Infrastructure
Supply Chain Management
Water Technology, Finance & Regulation
White Collar Criminal Practice, Internal Investigations & Government Enforcement