Thompson Hine Earns First-Tier Rankings in Chambers USA

Eleven Practices and 44 Lawyers Recognized

CLEVELAND--()--Thompson Hine LLP has been recognized for the 12th year in a row as a leading law firm in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, which ranks lawyers according to technical legal ability, professional conduct, customer service, commercial awareness, diligence and commitment, based on interviews with clients and peers.

In the 2014 edition, Thompson Hine is named a top firm in 11 practice areas, three of which – Construction, Transportation: Rail (for Shippers) and Transportation: Road (Carriage/Commercial) – are ranked nationally:

  • Banking & Finance
  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Construction
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Natural Resources & Environment
  • Real Estate
  • Transportation: Rail (for Shippers)
  • Transportation: Road (Carriage/Commercial)

In addition, the following 44 Thompson Hine lawyers are recognized as leading lawyers in their practices:

Banking & Finance


Employee Benefits &


Litigation: Antitrust



Eduardo Kim


Thomas J. Collin

Aviation: Regulatory

Leslee W. Miraldi


Charles A. Hunnicutt
Adam R. Nazette Timothy R. Brown

Litigation: General

Jack F. Fuchs


Transportation: Rail


J. Shane Starkey Scott A. King

(for Shippers)


Karen D. Youngstrom James D. Robenalt Karyn A. Booth
Jeremy M. Campana Sandra L. Brown
John F. Isbell


Natural Resources &

Nicholas J. DiMichael
Alan R. Lepene Thomas J. Collin


Jeffrey O. Moreno
Louis F. Solimine Wray Blattner
Curtis L. Tuggle

Intellectual Property

Terrence M. Fay
Louis K. Ebling Heidi B. Goldstein


Mark P. Levy Michael L. Hardy
Jeffrey R. Appelbaum Beverly Lyman, Ph.D. Andrew L. Kolesar
Thomas J. Kirkwood
Lawrence M. Prosen

Intellectual Property

Real Estate

Patrick J. Sweeney


James B. Aronoff
John W. Ryan Dianne S. Coscarelli


Thomas J. Coyne
Thomas A. Aldrich

Labor & Employment

Robert M. Curry
Frank D. Chaiken Eric S. Clark Jared E. Oakes
David J. Willbrand Tim McDonald Linda A. Striefsky

About Thompson Hine LLP. Established in 1911, Thompson Hine is a business law firm dedicated to providing superior client service. The firm has been ranked among the top four in the country for “Value for the Dollar” and “Commitment to Help” by in-house counsel, and among the top ten firms for client service excellence, according to The BTI Client Service A-Team: Survey of Law Firm Client Service Performance. With offices in Atlanta, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, New York and Washington, D.C., Thompson Hine serves premier businesses worldwide. For more information, please visit


Thompson Hine LLP
Sheila Turner, 202-263-4132

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Thompson Hine LLP has been recognized for the 12th year in a row as a leading law firm in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.


Thompson Hine LLP
Sheila Turner, 202-263-4132