George H. Vincent

George H. Vincent

Managing Partner & Chairman

Biography

George’s understanding of business and the drivers behind growth and profitability, coupled with his background of political party leadership, have made him a valuable resource to his clients for over three decades. He counsels businesses with regard to strategic growth, through acquisitions, mergers and funding, and regulatory oversight, whether by state and local authorities or nationally by agencies such as the SEC or FTC.

Widely respected as a corporate attorney, clients see George as a fair-minded, success-oriented and accessible business connector. Recognized by clients and the firm as a natural leader, his diligent and thoughtful approach to solving clients’ needs has led to what clients often refer to as a “special relationship” lasting decades and founded on trust, success, results and reliability.

As Managing Partner of the firm, George has driven Dinsmore's significant expansion and continues to lead the firm's strategic efforts. He also serves as Chairman of the firm's Board of Directors and Finance Committee, as well as numerous area business and community organizations.

Education

  • University of Michigan Law School  (J.D., 1982)
  • University of Michigan  (B.A., 1979)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation, Executive Board
  • Artswave, Executive Committee, Board Member, Chair of the 2013 Community Fundraising Campaign, raising $11.5 million
  • The Center for Closing the Health Gap in Greater Cincinnati, Board Member, Chair of the 2012 Health Expo
  • Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, 2011 Board Chair, Board Member, Board of Trustees; Executive Committee member, former Chairman of Audit Committee, former Vice Chair for Administration
  • The Christ Hospital, Member and Chairman of the Board
  • Cincinnati Art Museum, Member, former Board of Trustees Chairman, former Board of Trustees President
  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education Committee, former Chairperson, Corporate and Securities Law Committee member and former Chairperson
  • Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority, former Member, Chairperson and Vice Chairperson
  • Cincinnati Museum Center, General Counsel, Member, former Chairperson of Board of Trustees
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Board of Trustees, Vice and Chair of Board of Trustees
  • Commonwealth Club, Member
  • Commercial Club, President, Member and former Secretary
  • Dan Beard Council of the Boy Scouts of America, Past Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Member
  • Dan Beard Foundation, Chairman
  • Elizabeth Gamble Deaconess Home Association, Member and Secretary of the Board of Trustees
  • Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Governing Board Member
  • Hamilton County Board of Elections, former Member and Chairperson
  • Hamilton County Tax Levy Review Committee, former Member and Chairperson
  • Hamilton County Republican Party, former Chairman, former Executive Committee Chairperson, former Nominating Committee Chairperson
  • Hamilton County Public Defender Commission, former Member
  • National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, former Member Board of Directors, Former Executive Committee Member
  • Ohio Business Roundtable, Member; Director, Business Alliance for Higher Education and the Economy
  • Queen City Club, former President, Board of Trustees Member
  • University of Michigan, Political Science Department Board of Advisors
  • University of Michigan Law School, Development and Alumni Relations Committee
  • Leadership Cincinnati Class 19, Member

Distinctions

  • Named "Lawyer of the Year" in Cincinnati for Corporate Governance Law, by The Best Lawyers in America®, 2017
  • Named "Lawyer of the Year" in Cincinnati for Corporate Law, by The Best Lawyers in America®, 2015
  • Named "Lawyer of the Year" in Cincinnati for Mergers & Acquisitions Law, by The Best Lawyers in America®, 2014
  • Named "Lawyer of the Year" in Cincinnati for Corporate Governance Law, by The Best Lawyers in America®, 2012
  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© for Commercial, Corporate, Private Equity, Mergers & Acquisitions and Securities Law 
  • BTI Client Service All-Star Team for Law Firms (2007)
  • Listed in Chambers USA®: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Corporate/M&A 
  • Law & Politics - Ohio Super Lawyers®, One of Ohio's Top 100 attorneys in 2004 and 2007
  • The Legal 500 United States, Volume I Corporate and Finance (Mergers & Acquisitions)
  • Cincy Magazine, Cincy Leading Lawyer
  • Selected for the Ohio Super Lawyers® List