Linda James is a Board Certified Forensic Document Examiner, certified by the National Association of Document Examiners, and the National Questioned Document Association. Additionally, Linda holds certificates from the American Institute of Applied Science for completion of the I.A.S. Forensic Science Program Questioned Document and Police Photography.

Linda is court-qualified, having testified in court and by deposition in numerous cases involving questioned signatures, forged signatures, altered typewritten documents, and many other questioned document cases. In her capacity as a forensic document examiner, she has testified in Probate, Bankruptcy, State, and Federal courts. She has also been qualified and met the guidelines under the Daubert/Dupont hearings.

Linda completed the Police Academy Basic Instructor Course through the North Central Texas Council of Governments. She holds a license from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Education and is an instructor for continuing education credits for Texas law enforcement agencies, the Texas Board of Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners in questioned document examination. In May, 1998, Linda was elected to serve as a Director on the Board of the Dallas/Ft Worth Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Linda is also an Associate Member of the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts, Inc., which is dedicated to professionalism in law enforcement intelligence and analysis.

Professional Library

Linda James’ professional library is one of the most comprehensive in the United States. In researching the field of Document Examination, books of rare findings have been added to her library adding continuing support of her conclusions.