Forensic Handwriting Examination
Warren Spencer, CGA,CFE is a court qualified
handwriting examiner and has testified in civil,
juvenile and criminal court. He is a certified fraud
examiner specializing in investigations involving
Warren holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Iowa State University,
His training includes:
Training Course in Forensic Document Examination
with Andrew Bradley & Associates, Denver, CO
Certification from The International Graphoanalysis Society, Chicago, IL
Trained in recognizing the space, slant, size, pressure, formation and other peculiarities in handwriting.
Certification Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
* criminology and ethics
* financial transactions and fraudulent schemes
* legal elements of fraud
* fraud investigations
He attends numerous professionally related seminars and workshops throughout the year and completes college credit coursework in areas of his expertise. (Statement of qualifications available upon request)
Although many cases settle out of court, Warren has often served as an expert witness in the courtroom.
In addition to examining signatures on checks, wills, voter registration
cards, deeds and other legal documents, he has worked with:
* threatening notes
* anonymous notes
* suicide notes
* ransom notes
* written confessions
Handwriting Analysis for Personality-Behavioral Profiling
Linda Spencer, CGA,M.S.
BS Upper Iowa University, Des Moines, Iowa
MS National-Louis University, Wheaton, Illinois
Certificate Forensic Linguistics Institute, UK
Continuing education through American College of Forensic Examiners
Linda lectures and conducts seminars and workshops on handwriting analysis and behavioral profiling throughout the year.
This efficient, unobtrusive technique is cost effective,objective, accurate and non-discriminatory. The scientific technique used in evaluating personality and behavior is standard and is applied according to the purpose of the analysis and the information required.
The most common applications are:
* Employer Services: Assessment of job applicants personality, skills and abilities as they relate to specific job requirements including highly sensitive security positions. Used to gain insight into aptitudes, work habits, motivations and interoffice relationships.
Maximize human resource potential and reduce hiring costs.
* Investigative Services: Utilize handwriting analysis and statement analysis to eliminate suspects, focus investigation questions, detect deception and determine dangerousness potential in suspects under investigation. Saves time and reduces the cost of investigations.
* Litigation and Pre-trial Services: Jury Selection and Witness Preparation: Gain a competitive edge in voir dire. Understand the personality traits of prospective jurors and how they may respond to your case. This scientific and accurate information will help you understand the critical behavioral patterns and the group dynamics operating within the jury.
Using only the juror cards and /or juror questionaire we help you:
o Challenge potentially damaging jurors
o Develop alternative lines of questioning
o Formulate trial strategy
o Gain insight to the individuals you are working with in the courtroom