Since our establishment in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1908, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has provided quality legal counsel to our clients enabling them to accomplish more. In recent years, our practice has grown into a national firm that services clients from coast-to-coast, as well as internationally. Today's full-service practice, with more than 750 attorneys, continues the standards established by our founding partners over a decade ago, which are efficient, cost-effective and comprehensive solutions for clients.

Our firm's commitment to quality service extends from our highly-skilled attorneys to our experienced professional staff. By establishing relationships based on trust, communication and responsiveness, we tailor our service to ensure our clients' current needs are met while also anticipating future ones.

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OCR Investigation Results in $1.3 Million Settlement, Updated Risk Assessment Tool Published

Recently, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a settlement with L.A. Health Care Plan. With more than 2.7 million members, L.A. Care is the nation's largest publicly operated health plan, that offers Medicaid, Medicare and plans through the Affordable Care Act.  Under the settlement, L.A. Care agreed to pay $1.3 million and to implement a corrective action plan to resolve these potential violations of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules,[1] and protect the security of electronic protected health information (ePHI)...

Leveling The Playing Field For Underserved Entrepreneurs

Dinsmore attorney Ben Carnahan co-wrote the following article with Jeff Clawson for Cleveland Bar Association's publication, Bar Journal. Ben is a banking and financial services partner in the Firm's Cleveland office.  Bankers, lawyers and business professionals all love a good high net worth client.  But, not all of us can represent the fat cats all of the time, nor should we.  Assisting underserved individuals looking to start a new businesses  is an often overlooked  and wrongly assumed dead end...

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Four Partners Named 2023 IP Stars by Managing IP

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce that four of the Firm’s intellectual property attorneys have been named “IP Stars” by Managing IP. The research for IP STARS covers a variety of IP practice areas and more than 70 jurisdictions, making it the most comprehensive and widely respected IP guide in the legal profession. The research is conducted rigorously and impartially. James Cole (Louisville)- Patent Star Robert Eichenberger (Louisville)- Patent Star Joshua Lorentz (Cincinnati)- Patent Star Brian O’Shaughnessy (Washington D.C...

California Bankruptcy Trustee Praises Dinsmore Team’s Counsel in Debt Firm Fraud Case

We are grateful to Richard Marshack of Marshack Hays LLP for recently trusting the Dinsmore team with a very important and widely reported bankruptcy matter for which he was the appointed Trustee, that affected more than 50,000 consumer clients across the United States. “The work of Chris Celentino, Christopher Ghio and the five other attorneys on the Dinsmore team has been nothing short of amazing,” Marshack said...

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