Advanced Document and Handwriting Examination Services was founded in 1994 by Owner Linda James, one of the most respected handwriting and document examiners in Texas. Linda has rendered opinions and testified for the Plaintiff as well as the Defense in both criminal and civil matters. She has been published in the Journal for the National Association of Document Examiners, and served as the Editor for the National Questioned Document Association Journal for 2 years. Linda has been elected to serve as a Director and Secretary on the Board of the Dallas Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. She has also successfully testified under the Daubert/Dupont guidelines as well as Singapore Judicial Court.

Handwriting and document examination is a very specialized area of investigations. Linda James is well-trained and highly qualified in this technical field. Included in Linda's client list are several Fortune 500 Companies. Other clients include National and International Attorneys, District Attorney's Office, FBI, U.S. Government, U.S. Army Trial Defense, Private Investigators, Small Companies and Private Individuals.

I am pleased to have Ginger K. McKinnon on the team. Ginger is an additional document examiner that has joined Advanced Document Examination Services as Junior Analyst. You can find out more about Ginger under the "Meet Linda James" section.

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.



"Linda James will be recognized as an expert."

 Honorable Robert E. Price,
Dallas County
Probate Court No. 2