Handwriting is forensically unique, and just a few details from handwriting samples can be compelling evidence in a courtroom or business environment.  Find out how to regain peace of mind when you or your client has been made a victim or when you need help with a situation involving questionable handwriting or altered documents.

My Professional Services include:

  • Court testimony and/or rebuttal witnessing (including remote testimony to accommodate Covid-19 guidelines)
  • Written reports
  • Illustrations of evidence to show proof
  • Evidence evaluation to determine its forensic usefulness as the basis of a claim

My Forensic Specialties include:

Analyze documents for evidence of alteration or falsification, such as:

  • copy machine images being represented as ink-on-paper originals
  • erasures or obliterated writing
  • different inks
  • “chance impressions,” including suspicious staple holes, stains, folds, tears, indented images made from an impression on a previous page, etc.
  • pages that have been inserted or replaced into a multi-page file

Analyze Handwriting, such as:

  • cursive or printed writing
  • disguised handwriting
  • handwritten numbers

Analyze Anonymous Notes

Examine Memorabilia, including:

  • sports items
  • historic artifacts

Examine Defamatory Graffiti on any surface

Need a Speaker?

If you need a speaker for your event, I provide custom presentations during which I will illustrate how handwriting can be used to identify a person involved in legal disputes; how people try to forge and alter written documents; as well as how to protect one’s signature from attempts of forgery.

If you have an idea of your own for a topic, let’s talk about it. The following are a few examples of popular presentations and topics:

  • Protect your Signature to Prevent Identity Theft: Learn practical tips while examining your own signature
  • How Your Handwriting Identifies You: What features a forensic document examiner looks for
  • Discover “Who Done It” by Finding Out “Who Wrote It”
  • Actual stories from my case file
    • False confession note revealing a crime
    • Horses stolen with a falsified title
    • Grandpa’s estate stolen with a forged will signature
    • Swindling a widow: a case of elder abuse
    • Identifying the mistress in a nasty divorce
    • Tonya Harding and “the dumpster note”
    • The Unabomber’s handwriting

My speaking fees are based on the location of the event, size of the audience, etc.  Please contact me to make arrangements.

Although the topic of crime is very serious, these presentations are intended to be entertaining and an informative introduction to what many find to be the fascinating profession of forensic document examination.

If You Need Content for your Newsletter:

I am happy to provide an article for your organization’s newsletter covering one of my speaker topics, including illustrations and examples.  Please contact me to discuss the details.