Mike is an attorney and an Illinois licensed Private Detective. He specializes in conducting workplace investigations involving allegations of harassment, discrimination, criminal activity, threats of violence, and fraud. He also conducts training in workplace violence prevention and active shooter response.
Previously, Mike was Executive Vice President and General Counsel of IPC International Corporation, which was a full service international security consulting, investigative, and protective services company licensed in all 50 states. IPC International specialized in providing innovative security solutions to business risks.
Mike started his career while in law school working for the Illinois Bureau of Investigation and the Chicago Police Department. As an attorney for the Chicago Police Department, he was an Assistant to the Deputy Superintendent of Inspectional Services. He then became a trial attorney in the Cook County State Attorney’s Office and thereafter moved to a Chicago law firm, handling both civil and criminal cases.
Mike is a Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). He is also the Program Director for the ASIS Asset Protection III Course. He is a member of the Chicago Chapter of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) and formerly served as a member of their National Board of Directors. He is a member of the Illinois and Chicago Bar Associations and the Association of Corporate Counsel.