Date: Thursday, August 11, 2016

Time: 12-1 p.m.

Location: Downtown San Diego

MCLE: 1 hour general participatory credit.

Register: online

Cost: $20

About this class: How do you prove someone actually signed a document?  Cases can turn on whether a document was signed by or written by a given person. Attorneys can turn to a trained forensic handwriting examiner to determine the authenticity of the writing. Join us for this presentation about the methods used by forensic handwriting examiners.

Topics covered are:

  • Handwriting identification techniques
  • The 21 attributes of handwriting examined by forensic document examiners
  • When are various tools used to examine handwritten documents?
  • What are generally accepted methods of examining handwritten documents?
  • What is the basis of handwriting comparison?
  • What is the difference among simulated writing and disguised writing?

About our speaker: Mike Wakshull is a court-qualified forensic document examiner. He has been qualified as an expert witness in California Superior Courts and Federal District Court, testifying in cases involving will contests, contract disputes and others.

About Cancellations: To cancel your registration, please call (619) 531-3900. To receive a refund, you must notify us 72 hours in advance. Refunds may take up to 2 weeks to process.