Find a Handwriting Expert
Experts in the identification of handwriting, hand printing and signatures to determine authorship. Handwriting experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Illinois legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Illinois.
The listings below are of Handwriting experts serving Illinois; these experts reside in Illinois, in the South West US region, or elsewhere.
Featured ListingsApplied Forensics LLC
Dennis J. Ryan
Connecticut, Washington DC, Boston, NY
Mr Ryan conducts exams in all aspects of Forensic Document Examination, including: Handwriting, Typewritten Documents, Photocopier & Paper Examinations, Writing Media, Obliterations & Alterations. Provides state-of-the-art Digital Courtroom Presentations. We have offices in New York, Boston, Connecticut, Washington, DC and North Carolina.
Access Forensic Group, LLC
Richard T. Picciochi
Floral Park, NY
Mr. Picciochi is a forensic document examiner and handwriting expert with over 30 years of experience in the New York City Police Department Crime Laboratory and private practice. He has received specialized training from the NYPD, FBI and Secret Service and is certified by the ABFDE. Mr. Picciochi specializes in the examination of disputed signature problems.
Moore Document Laboratory
David S. Moore, BS, MEd
Fair Oaks, CA
35+ years federal/state laboratories as Forensic Document Examiner, including Signature, Handwriting, Typewriter Identification; Forgeries; Altered Medical & Business Records; Ink/Paper Analysis. Testified 750+ times. ABFDE - certified (1978) & Board tested.
Expert ListingsLS Spencer and Associates
St. Charles, IL
Forensic handwriting expert located in Chicago suburbs. Court qualified handwriting examiner, signature comparison, altered and fraudulent records. Writer identification, ransom notes, bomb threats, suicide notes, graffiti,other unidentified writing
FBI Certified Forensic Document Examiner
Meredith DeKalb Miller, M.F.S.
FBI Trained & Certified Forensic Document Examiner (1998-2006). M.F.S. Master of Forensic Science; George Washington University. Qualified expert in several federal jurisdictions. International instructor; U.S. Dept. of Justice in forensic documents.
Forensic Document Examination Services
Grant Sperry and Charlotte Ware (Nationwide/International)
FDES is a full service forensic document examination laboratory. Mr. Sperry has over 37 years of continuous training, education and experience as a forensic document examiner in thousands of civil and criminal cases. Mr. Sperry has testified as an expert on handwriting and document related matters in hundreds of courts, is published in peer related Journals and is Board Certified by the American Board of Forensic Document Examiners. Ms. Charlotte Ware is a forensic document examiner who received her initial two year training in FDE through the Texas Department of Public Safety Laboratory. Ms. Ware is certified through extensive testing by the ABFDE (American Board of Forensic Document Examiners) and has experience in all facets of document examination and computer forensics. Please visit our web site (www.fde-sperry.com) for a listing of the various document examination services provided and other related information.
Q9 Consulting, Inc.
Does your prospective document examiner have training in science? Are they able to present exhibits that support the opinion presented? Recent court cases have had document examiners disqualified from testifying because they were unable to support their opinion in a quantitative manner. I apply my science training to support my opinions in court.
Richard Fraser MD
Court qualified at the state and federal levels with 13 yrs experience in QDE. As an MD & Board Certified Geriatrician I specialize in the signatures of elderly individuals (wills, deeds, forged checks) and med-mal (erasures, overwriting, tracings, sequential entries). In addition to an analysis of the writing/printing I can give a medical opinion as to the condition of the person at the time of authorship and capacity, often necessary to prove forgery.
Cina L. Wong & Associates, Ltd.
Board Certified / Court Qualified in State and Federal Courts. 20+ years of experience. Authentication of: signatures, handwriting, documents, cut & paste/photocopy fraud, anonymous writing, alterations, indented writing & paper identification.
Ronald N. Morris & Associates, Inc.
Ronald N. Morris
With approximately 36+ years of experience in federal laboratories and private practice in a well equipped laboratory, we provide services in many areas of document examination.
Stewart Forensic Consultants, LLC
Larry F. Stewart, CFC, MSFS
San Luis Obispo, CA
Offices: San Luis Obispo, CA-SFC is a private forensic lab, specializing in ink dating, forensic ink dating, ink age, questioned documents, fraud, forgery, age determination, ink, paper, handwriting, fingerprints, counterfeiting, piracy, crime scenes, Daubert and court preparation. Full service document laboratory.
Riley Welch LaPorte & Associates
Thomas P. Riley, BS
Thomas P. Riley, Todd Welch, and Lisa Hanson, Jennifer Naso and Marie Durina are all certified by the American Board of Forensic Document Examiners (ABFDE). All are court qualified expert witnesses.
Forensic Dynamics, LLC
Jan Seaman Kelly
Las Vegas, NV
30 years experience as a Forensic Document Examiner and has testified in State and Federal courts. Board certified by ABFDE 1993. Proficiency tested annually since 1997. All aspects of document examinations in criminal and civil cases conducted to determine authenticity or alteration in Medical Records Wills Business Records Contracts.
Kathie Koppenhaver is a Board Certified Document Examiner with an international clientele. She has over 30 years experience and is the author of Attorney's Guide to Document Examination and Forensic Document Examiners, Principle and Practice. She has recently founded The International Association of Document Examiners (IADE).
Linton A. Mohammed, PhD, D-ABFDE
Forensic Science Consultants, Inc
Dr. Linton A. Mohammed is a Forensic Document Examiner with 30+ years experience. Testified 100+ times in criminal and civil matters in the US, England & Caribbean. Fully equipped laboratory. B.Sc., MFS, PhD degrees. Certified in the US and UK. Co-author of "The Neuroscience of Handwriting: Applications for Forensic Document Examination". .
Richard Orsini and Associates, Inc.
Richard Orsini, MS, DABFE, CDE
Jacksonville Beach, FL
Court-qualified, board-certified Document Examiner, specializing in Handwriting Identification with over 20 years experience. Cases worked from 42 states and 10 foreign countries.
Document Examiner USA
Sharon Hampton, CFDE
Court qualified and dedicated to the truth. Trusted by peers, I offer a free consultation. Opinions rendered on suspect & anonymous writing,forgeries and alterations, graffiti, wills, deeds, contracts and high profile cases. Visit my website or call now.
Sylvia Kessler Enterprises LLC
I am a competent,court qualified Certified Forensic Document Examiner/Handwriting Expert/Expert Witness, w/more than 30 years experience working with integrity. Vast experience with the identification of handwriting & signatures, including disguised, simulated and genuine. Created Signature ID Test.
Forensic Examiner of Questioned Documents
Examiner is FBI Retired Supervisory Special Agent. He is FBI Certified as Forensic Examiner of Questioned Documents. He has a Master of Forensic Sciences degree from George Washington University, Washingtodn, D.C, He has testified in 35 States. He has worked document cases since May of 1975 and has worked private cases since his FBI retirement in 1989.
Vickie L. Willard
Board Certified: BFDE
Forensic document and handwriting examination services include signature comparison, writer identification, altered and fraudulent documents and records, non-destructive ink comparison, other issues relating to questioned documents. Testified more than 150 times in a court of law as a forensic document examiner and handwriting expert. 30 years of experience.