Corporate Paralegal

Mesirow is an independent, employee-owned financial services firm founded in 1937. Headquartered in Chicago, with offices around the world, Mesirow serves clients through capabilities spanning Global Investment Management, Capital Markets and Investment Banking, and Advisory Services. We are proud that our intentional culture results in strong employee engagement, entrepreneurship and empowerment, with ongoing opportunities for volunteerism and advancement. Mesirow is one of the few employers to be named in both the Chicago Tribune’s Top Places to Work and Crain’s Best Places to Work in Chicago. At Mesirow, we invest in what matters: our clients, our communities, and our culture.

The Corporate Paralegal will support the firms legal and compliance departments, attorneys and compliance officers for all corporate and transactional matters.

The successful candidate will have the ability to work productively in time sensitive situations, manage deadlines, demonstrate strong attention to detail and prioritize assigned work.  Additional attributes include the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment. The position is primarily an in-person position based at the Company’s Corporate Headquarters in River North.  The company has a hybrid work schedule where the employees are required to work in the office three days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) with the option to work remotely on Monday’s and Friday’s.