As part of our client's legal team, we act at the direction of their attorneys in difficult and contentious circumstances. While we are often brought in prior to the commencement of litigation to provide our unique perspective on issues of strategic importance, we also assist at every juncture up to and including providing testimony during grand jury proceedings and/or trial.
As a Detective, Tim Acosta was trained in the art of interrogation. As a result, attorneys often bring in Investigation Support Services to facilitate and conduct the interviews of key witnesses in personal injury, trusts & estates, and employment matters. These interview result in coherent and concise transcripts and/or affidavits which are crucial to the case.
In addition, clients can be evasive or unable to communicate necessary information, attorneys will often request that a member of Investigation Support Services attend the initial client consultation or meet with the client individually to discuss issues of utmost relevance to the case.
Because of Tim Acosta's extensive and unique experience with the New York Police Department, and private security industry, he is often called upon to identify and consult regarding issues of police procedure, and private security tactics.
Tim has significant experience assisting attorneys in formulating the theory of the case, preparing expert affidavits, and testifying at trial.
Law firms often seek out Investigation Support Services to track down and serve individuals who they are unable to locate or who are actively avoiding service. When attorneys want to demonstrate to opposing parties that the lawsuit is a serious matter, they engage our services because they know the service will be handles in an efficient, professional and appropriate manner. They also know the accompanying affidavit and proofs will negate any question from the court regarding service so they can immediately move forward on the merits of the case.