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4.1 of 5 stars (220 Ratings)

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4 Stars (109)
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Opportunity to work for a premier global investment bank that provides bold, creative advice to clients and leadership in its markets

4.3 of 5 stars

Experienced in Mergers & Acquisitions | Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

*Culture, compensation and entrepreneurial environment

Downers

*Somewhat more rigid structure and bureauracy as the firm as grown

Friendly culture, prestigious brand, interesting global client base and strong sponsor relationships

4.7 of 5 stars

Experienced in Leveraged Finance | New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Shared optimism about the future of the firm shows in the Partners' investments into increasing the platform and hiring new high quality bankers

great momentum as a firm, great opportunity for personal advancement

4.3 of 5 stars

Partner/Principal in Corporate Finance | Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

client service, being at the forefront of leading the direction of the firm

Downers

growing pains of scaling an organization

Comments

a lot will be asked of you at Blair, if you choose to focus your efforts and commit to exceeding expectations, you will be rewarded with a great career,

Awesome form with great growth trajectory, meaningful client exposure and work challenges along with opportunity for advancement.

4.4 of 5 stars

Experienced in Mergers & Acquisitions | San Francisco, CA | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Opportunities

Downers

Hours

Best work-life balance for the truly ambitious

4.4 of 5 stars

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions | Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Close interaction with clients early and often

Downers

Long hours

Comments

Blair has some of the best culture in banking. I think it's the best bank for lifestyle.

Leading global investment banking boutique with passionate, highly credentialed employees and a sterling reputation

4.3 of 5 stars

Executive in Mergers & Acquisitions | Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Highly differentiated partnership culture and focus on clients

exciting to be a part of

4.6 of 5 stars

Partner/Principal in Mergers & Acquisitions | Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Growth, culture

Downers

growing pains around bureaucracy

Comments

Rapid growth makes opportunity for young people

Partner/Principal in Mergers & Acquisitions

4.6 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture, people, flexibility

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

4.8 of 5 stars

Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

People and experience

Downers

Hours

Comments

People are generally happy

Entry-level in Corporate Finance

4.4 of 5 stars

Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Early responsibility, client exposure, work/life balance, promotion opportunities, internal mobility, vacation policy, and firm culture