Private Investigations

Metro Legal Services, the Twin Cities' largest and most experienced provider of legal support services is pleased to announce the opening of their new Private Investigation Department. 

Patrick McPherson, a Minnesota licensed private investigator with over 15 years of investigative experience, will be heading this dynamic new department. He has an abundant amount of experience in background/due diligence reports, asset searches, surveillance, witness statements, criminal defense, and fraud investigations. Combine that with Metro Legal's level of service that cannot be matched in speed, quality, or price, and you have a powerful new department that is ready to handle all of your investigative needs. 

Metro Legal Investigations custom tailors each investigation to meet the needs of our clients. This way everyone's expectations will be realized up front and a plan will be put in place to accomplish all objectives and stay within a set budget. 


Our investigations department handles the following types of cases: 

  • Surveillance 
  • Witness Statements 
  • Background Profiles 
  • Due Diligence Reports 
  • Domestic/Child Custody
  • Asset Searches (pre- and post-judgment) 
  • Workers Compensation 
  • Dram Shop 
  • Fraud Investigations 
  • Criminal Defense 
  • Litigation Support 

We also work with industry leaders in computer forensics, handwriting analysis, forensic accounting, and more.