Mohsen Ghazi is an associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on the tax aspects of complex business transactions, including in- and out-of-court debt restructurings, the organization and structuring of real estate, infrastructure, and other alternative-asset investment vehicles, REITs and real estate joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, and capital markets transactions. He also advises clients on the tax aspects of the development and financing of investments across the renewable energy sector, and works extensively with non-U.S. institutional investors.

In addition to his experience practicing tax law at Kirkland & Ellis, Mohsen has broad experience across technology, law, and finance, including experience as the founder of an ESG-focused roboadvisor, as an equity analyst for one of Chicago’s leading hedge funds, and as a financial risk analyst for a multibillion dollar corporation, where he structured, analyzed, and modeled derivative instruments.


Memberships & Affiliations

iMentor — iMentor improves the lives of youth from underserved communities through innovative, curriculum-based and technology-focused mentoring programs. iMentor facilitates one-on-one mentoring relationships for high school students through school partnerships, and ensures that more youth graduate high school prepared for success in college.


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017Illinois


  • English
  • Spanish


  • University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D.2016

    Additional Coursework at University of Michigan Ross School of Business

    Activities: Michigan Business Competition Finalist, Entrepreneurship Society, MHacks, Michigan Hackers

  • Kalamazoo CollegeB.A., Economicscum laude2010

    AM Fink Memorial Prize for Outstanding Performance in Business

    Demoore Service Fellowship for Outstanding Community Service Work