George H. Vincent

Managing Partner & Chairman
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George Vincent's understanding of business and the drivers behind growth and profitability, combined with a background of political party leadership have, for over three decades, made him an invaluable resource to his clients. Widely respected as a corporate attorney, clients see George as a fair-minded, success-oriented and accessible business connector.

George 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. In Cincinnati, he is known for assisting Robert Castellini and his ownership group in purchasing controlling ownership of the Cincinnati Reds, one of Major League Baseball's most storied franchises. Other notable clients include The Procter & Gamble Company, Ashland Oil Company and Lam Research Corporation.

As Managing Partner, George has driven Dinsmore's significant expansion in recent years 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.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Artswave, Executive Committee, Board Member, Chair of the 2013 Community Fundraising Campaign, raising $11.5 million
  • Dan Beard Council, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, 2011 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, former Member, former Board of Trustees Chairman, former Board of Trustees President
  • Queen City Club, President, Board of Trustees
  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education Committee member (former Chairperson), Corporate and Securities Law Committee member (former Chairperson)
  • Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority, former Member, Chairperson and Vice Chairperson
  • Cincinnati Museum Center, General Counsel, former Member, former Chairperson of Board of Trustees
  • Commonwealth Club, Member
  • Commercial Club, Member and Secretary
  • Elizabeth Gamble Deaconess Home Association, Member and Secretary of the Board of Trustees
  • 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
  • University of Michigan, Political Science Department Board of Advisors
  • University of Michigan Law School, Office of Development and Alumni Relations Committee
  • National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Board of Directors, Executive Committee
  • Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation, Executive Board
  • The Center for Closing the Health Gap in Greater Cincinnati, Board Member, Chair of the 2012 Health Expo
  • Ohio Business Roundtable, Member; Director, Business Alliance for Higher Education and the Economy
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Board of Trustees

Distinctions

  • Named the Best Lawyers® 2015 Cincinnati Corporate Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • Named the Best Lawyers® 2014 Cincinnati Mergers & Acquisitions Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • Named the Best Lawyers® 2012 Cincinnati Corporate Governance Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • 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 (2007 - Present) 
  • 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