Forensic Document Examination Expert 134935 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Forensic Document Examination. My areas of expertise include development and decipherment; photocopier classification and identification; typewriting classification and identification; signature and handwriting identification/analysis; document dating and anachronism; detection of altered documents; computer-generated documents; decipherment of obliterations; photocopy manipulations; ink and paper analysis; and counterfeit detection. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes having questioned document cases.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes: Chief consultancy and instructor of questioned document courses; Document examiner for multiple counties; police document examination, forensic sciences unit, staff special investigation and document examination.


Bachelor of ScienceCriminal JusticeNational University

Licenses Certifications

Private Investigator's License
Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
Certified Professional Investigator (CPI)
Professional Certificate in Criminal Justice
Certified Instructor
California Department of Consumer Affairs

Awards & Affiliation

Award of Recognition by PI Magazine as one of the Nation's Leading Private Investigators
Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Performance as a Teacher
Purple Heart Medal: Awarded for wounds received in action
U.S. Army Achievement Medal: for meritorious service in the U.S. Army

Primary Affiliation

American Board of Forensic Document Examiners (ABFDE)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases