John P. Harney
Chief Operating Officer
Insurance Services
Insurance Management Committee Member

Chicago, IL
+1 312.595.7347

  • Acts as Practice Leader for the Property and Casualty Practice and serves on the Insurance Management Committee that oversees the strategic direction of the Insurance Services Division
  • Responsible for overseeing the Property and Casualty Practice's day-to-day operations
  • Works with property and casualty teams to maintain client service practices and procedures and serves as an internal resource for carrier negotiations
  • Plays a significant role in developing and expanding new relationships within the structured settlements practice to advance the growth of the business
  • Maintains a book of business that represents clients in various industries, including real estate, manufacturing, health care, public sector and entertainment
  • Began his career in the insurance industry in 1985 and was previously the COO of Near North Insurance Brokerage, which joined Mesirow Financial in 2003
  • B.A., University of St. Thomas
  • La Rabida Children’s Hospital’s Board of Trustees