Forensic Document Examiner New York

Meredith Dekalb Miller is an authority within the field of forensic document examination¬¬ and offers these services for individuals and businesses in the New York area. This encompasses deciding the origin or credibleness of a questioned document. The examination process entails inspecting many aspects of a document in extreme detail with specialized equipment such as:  printing process, signatures, indented impressions and many more.

As a leader in this field, Meredith will examine proof of alterations to an original document and different aspects like the machines, materials, and strategies used to create it . Other tasks include the analysis of the stamps, watermarks, and writing instruments that were employed in the production of the document to reveal necessary data.

Other types of examinations include but are not limited to: detection of counterfeits, decipherment  of erasures, paper watermarks, security features, fracture matches, shredded document restoration, paper edge examinations, sequence of entry determinations, forgeries, printing examinations, ultraviolet analysis, photocopier and typewriter examinations, bindings, staple hole markings, detecting extorted writing, rubber stamps, and document authentication.

Types of Documents Meredith can Examine,

  • Wills
  • Deeds
  • Medical Records
  • Income Tax Returns
  • Insurance Claims
  • Nuptial Agreements
  • Land Records
  • Time-sheets
  • Contracts
  • Loan Agreements
  • Election petitions
  • Checks

Achievements

Earned a Masters degree in Forensic Science from George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Serves as a member of the Questioned Document Section of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS).
Contracted with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) as an international trainer and document expert.
Working as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) with the FBI Laboratory on empirical research in the field of questioned documents.

Meredith is also a member of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. The goals of this Academy include bolstering integrity, education, competency, professionalism, and encouraging collaboration in the forensic sciences.

Who are My Clients?

Meredith DeKalb Miller’s clientele includes attorneys, businesses and private citizens. Meredith works with banks, insurance companies, and private security companies. At the conclusion of every examination, Meredith ensures that her clients receive both oral and written reports on the findings. Meredith works on various types of questioned documents including income tax records, wills, insurance claims, deeds, loan agreements, anonymous letters, checks, medical records, time sheets, election petitions, nuptial agreements, and contracts.
Meredith prides herself in assisting businesses with litigation support and expert testimony. Companies feel comfortable seeking her services knowing she has extensive state and federal experience in the courts. She also assists international government agencies in the creation of forensic document examination facilities. The services she offers includes: designing forensic laboratories, developing standard methodologies, training forensic professionals on all facets of forensic document examination, management training, gap analysis, purchasing equipment, and working with forensic agencies towards international accreditation standards.
Having traveled to various countries like Tanzania, Kosovo, Paraguay, Mozambique, Algeria, Mexico, and Bangladesh offering guidance and training in the areas of questioned document examinations and quality assurance, she has amassed international experience in this area. Thus, Ms. Miller looks forward to helping you with your cases involving document examination and all your training needs.