Since 2008, Leusner has operated Jim Leusner Consulting LLC, a private investigation and research agency, working for numerous civil law firms and private clients. From 1979-2008, he worked as an investigative, legal affairs and criminal justice reporter for the Orlando Sentinel, winning many national, state and local investigative awards. He has been a licensed private investigator in Florida since 1996 and also is a longtime instructor to police, news media, legal organizations and universities on public records, investigations, reporting and ethics. He has contributed to numerous books and spoken to the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the Florida Bar, Investigative Reporters & Editors Inc., Lorman Education and other groups. Leusner has been interviewed on numerous network television news shows and documentaries including CNN, Court TV, A&E, History Channel, BBC, ESPN and others. He is a 1977 graduate of the University of Florida.
Florida Association of Licensed Investigators Association of Former Intelligence Officers Naval Intelligence Professionals National Military Intelligence Association Investigative Reporters & Editors Inc. California Association of Licensed Investigators Texas Association of Licensed Investigators National Press Club
I specialize in covertly tracking down witnesses, assets and backgrounding people and companies. I also have exceptional research and writing skills and extensive media connections.