“Thorp Reed in Merger Talks With Dinsmore & Shohl”

More law firm merger news, this time in Philadelphia:

"Pittsburgh-based Thorp Reed & Armstrong is in merger talks with Cincinnati’s largest law firm, 280-attorney Dinsmore & Shohl.

"While the talks have yet to produce even a letter of intent, Dinsmore & Shohl managing partner Clifford A. Roe said both firms are general service firms and a good fit for a merger.

"’We’re always looking for greater depth,’ he said."