Joseph Miron

Chief Legal Officer, Managing Director
Equity Group Investments

Joe oversees all of EGI’s legal activities. He works with the investment team and outside counsel on transactions and other matters; with Sam Zell on all corporate, governance, transactional, and various personal legal issues; and with the Zell family and Zell Family Foundations on a variety of philanthropic and other matters. Joe has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and securities and corporate finance – across industries and for Fortune 50, middle-market as well as emerging companies. Prior to joining EGI in 2017, Joe worked at Skadden, Arps in the Corporate practice group. Earlier in his career, he was a manager in the consulting division of Arthur Andersen and in the legal and regulatory division of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. He holds a JD summa cum laude from Chicago-Kent College of Law, an MBA with distinction in finance from DePaul University and a BA in finance from Michigan State University. Joe is a CPA, and a long-standing volunteer and advisor to the Chicago Lawyers’ Committee and the Community Law Project.