In order to keep “junk science” out of the courts, the courts require expert witnesses to offer opinions that are supported by sound scientific evidence. The forensic document examiner is prepared to answer the question, “Why I believe this is true.” In order to discover how a document has been altered, or created,
We use a combination of: HDR UVIR ) Ultraviolet Infrared Full Spectrum Camera, and ComputerSoftware Programs that can analyze for manipulation and editing alterations in the document or writing.
The majority of people including Forensic Document Examiners, Attorneys and Judges all believe that if a "SIGNATURE IS SIGNEDBLUE INK THEN IT MUST BE GENUINE" ... "This could not be further from the truth". With Photoshop and related Software it is very easy to create fake documents that are claimed to be genuine, However the majority are all fake.
The use of Handwriting Analysis is a good method to Identify the writer. However, it is useless because it can not tell you of it has been Digitally Cut & Pasted by Photoshop or a related Software.
We can examine and offer written opinions on a variety of disputed document problems including: Foreclosure Documents, Wills, Quit Claim Deeds, Medical Records, income tax records, time sheets, contracts, loan agreements, election petitions, checks, and anonymous letters.
You will benefit from our specialized knowledge because You know more about your case than your own Attorney does. This knowledge will help you and your Attorney in preparing meaningful direct examination questions and cross-examination questions for opposing experts. As technology advances and becomes more sophisticated, it is getting more and more difficult to get-away with fraud.
We will collect enough high magnification of Images aka Exhibits of the Documents to determine the variability of the KnownSignatures. We will use up to date technology to determine whether the questioned document falls within the range of being fake or if it is genuine. This information cannot be determined with a simple eye ball visual inspection.
Each time a person writes, a genuine signature will reveal to have "Irregular Pen Pressure". If the signature has been created by a Robot Handwriting Machine or by an Inkjet Printer the signature will look smooth and even. Original documents are always better than photocopies. Original documents show all of the details, especially with handwriting. Photocopies have inherent distortion and stray marks on the page. The black copier toner obscures important details of the document.