Meet Mike

Michael Brady


Certified Fire Investigator



Mr. Brady has over 32 years of fire service including 12 years as a Firefighter and eight years as a Fire Marshal with the NYC Fire Department and 12 years’ service as a Sr. Fire Investigator with a national private investigation firm. During his fire investigation career, he has conducted or assisted in over 3500 investigations. 

Mr. Brady has completed numerous courses related to the field of fire and explosion investigations sponsored by the International Association of Arson Investigators, the National Association of Fire Investigators, the Public Agency Training Council and other local and national organizations. He is also a Certified Marine Investigator, trained and credentialed by the International Association of Marine Investigators. Mr. Brady has been recognized as an expert witness and has provided testimony in both state and federal courts.


  • International Association of Arson Investigators
  • International Association of Marine Investigators
  • National Association of Fire Investigators
  • North Texas Fire Investigators Association
  • Uniformed Fire Fighters Association of New York City
  • Fraternal Order of Police
  • American Boat & Yacht Council

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Fire Investigator, IAAI- #23-070
  • Certified Fire Investigator (Vehicle Endorsement) IAAI
  • Certified Fire Investigator, Pro Board, # 211047
  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, National Association of Fire Investigators, #9863-4635
  • Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator, National Association of Fire Investigators’ # 9863-4635V
  • Certified Marine Investigator, International Association of Marine Investigators, #03947-128
  • Certified Fire Investigator, Level I, NY State Fire Administration # 75001-0397-0009
  • Certified Fire Investigator, Level II, NY State Fire Administration # 75002-0397-0010
  • Fire Investigator Basic, Texas Commission on Fire Protection # 74543
  • License Private Investigator: Texas, Registration # 00006585, Louisiana; License # 9160-063017-LA; Arkansas, Credentialed Private Investigator # 0000333; Oklahoma, License # 14UPI154271