Our Mission

Experience You Can Trust Your Case With

We guarantee effective and knowledgeable services for you and your case. Our reputation and history of success with our clients and their business needs speaks for itself. There's no substitution for the best.


02. Licensed, Experienced and Competent Private Investigators

Our team of private investigators provide you with expert assistance, regardless of the size or scope of the case. From simple locate searcjes to complicated matters that involve forensic expertise, our staff consists of highly trained, licensed professionals.  


03. We Treat You and Your Case with Respect

Whether your case only needs an hour of our time, or months of effort, we approach each case individually and give it the attention it deserves - because it's important to you.   

DJ Himstedt

DJ has been in the legal and insurance industry since 1977, and is highly regarded as an expert legal investigator by his peers throughout the legal industry.   

About Us

DJ began is legal career as an adjuster for USF&G Insurance. He then moved to TransAmerica Insurance where he specialized in adjusting casualty and litigation cases. After earning his Juris Doctor from Denver University, he worked as an attorney for the prestigious firm of Prior Carney & Johnson, where he focused on defense litigation in medical malpractice and bad faith. In 1986 he became staff counsel for CIGNA Insurance with Florey Associates, providing legal opinions on coverage, workers compensation and bad faith cases. In 1987, he decided to launch his own private investigations firm, with an emphasis on personal injury defense investigations and product liability. Since that launch almost three decades ago, DJ has branched out and investigated thousands of cases in every legal situation, including family law, general civil litigation, criminal defense and beyond.  


Licensed to practice law, State of Colorado, 1983 - present; 
Adjuster's license, State of Colorado, 1977-1983 (no longer required by law); 
American Bar Association, 1982 - present; 
Colorado Bar Association, 1982 - present; 
Denver Bar Association, 1982-present; 
Colorado Defense Lawyer's Association, 1982 - present; 
National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 1986;
Global Investigator's Network, 1997 - present; 
Professional Private Investigators Association of Colorado (former President)
Emergency Medical Technician

Former Chief, Indian Hills Volunteer Fire Department

private Investigations in Denver since 1987. we have the experience you need. 

Comprehensive private investigator services since 1987. 


Legal investigations, Inc., has been providing quality private investigations in Denver's legal community and consumers since 1987. Our legal team has a well-deserved reputation of excellence in providing smart, sensible, and cost-effective solutions for our clients.


Often, more than one area of expertise is required with a complicated case. With our firm, there’s no need to hire different investigators to address each facet of your case. Our team of licensed professionals can provide you with expert assistance in any area.

We serve a wide range of clientele, and every client relationship is valued greatly and treated with dignity and respect. Each engagement benefits from the depth and breadth of our expertise. 

You can trust that Legal Investigations, Inc. private investigations will satisfy all of your legal needs for a private investigator. 

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