Public Finance

Providing innovative debt financing solutions to fund capital and infrastructure projects of government agencies, non-profits and other tax-exempt borrowers.

Our Story

With over 30 years of experience in public finance, Mesirow Financial has a longstanding tradition of providing unbiased professional service to a diverse group of public sector clients. We utilize a regional and sector-specialized approach when working with you.

Our regional bankers, located in four major cities across the United States, maintain the day-to-day relationships with our clients and coordinate their specific financial needs. When appropriate, sector specialists are brought in to provide in-depth expertise on a range of sectors.

Services We Offer

We work hard to understand your unique requirements and resources to develop efficient, forward-thinking financing solutions.

Sectors We Cover

In-depth expertise on a range of sectors including general government, utilities, transportation, education, non-profit and capital markets.

Recent Transactions

A proven track record of servicing successful plans for our clients.

Our Approach

Learn more about why our Public Finance team is the right partner for you.

Meet Our Team

When you work with one of our Public Finance professionals, you gain a trusted advisor and partner focused on providing you with the highest level of service and execution. Our bankers demonstrate strong market knowledge with a dedicated regional focus, backed by deep sector-specific expertise.

Featured Transaction

Mesirow Financial today announced that its Public Finance and Credit Tenant Lease and Structured Debt Products teams acted as the senior underwriter for one of the first tax-exempt healthcare public-private partnership financings in the United States. Mesirow acted as the financing arm of the winning development team that was assembled by the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois to implement a strategy to outsource the development, design, financing, and maintenance of the University's Outpatient Surgery Center and Specialty Clinics building.

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News and Views

Mesirow Financial Assists UIC Board of Trustees on P3 Financing for New Outpatient Surgery Center

Mesirow Financial acted as the senior underwriter for one of the first tax-exempt healthcare public-private partnership financings in the United States.

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Mesirow Financial Works with the City of Hutto, Texas to Turn a Liability into an Asset

Mesirow Financial served as senior managing underwriter to the City of Hutto in the City’s acquisition of a private water company.  

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Mesirow Financial Hires New England Banker Team to Join Its Public Finance Group

Mesirow Financial announced today that is has continued its strategic expansion of its Public Finance group by hiring well-known New England banker team.

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Mesirow Financial Expands Its Public Finance Group with Three New Hires

Mesirow Financial is expanding its Public Finance group with the hiring of three new team members.

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