Our company discovers difficult to find information in preparation for litigation. We identify, locate and interview witnesses, tenaciously obtain and review relevant documents, and perform any other relevant investigations tailored to your needs. We then produce and provide concise summaries of our discoveries. Our experience conducting interviews, combined with our interpersonal skills and professionalism, enables us to gain the cooperation of people from all walks of life. Knowledge of the law, and close collaboration with the client, ensures that evidence gathered during the investigation is admissible in court and useful to the case.
J. Mahoney & Associates LLC are experts in the field of researching people, places, and products. We conduct exhaustive research and investigations of individuals and businesses so clients can make informed decisions. We interview key witnesses including neighbors and associates, and research, locate and obtain appropriate court records and other government documents that are necessary to help you develop your case. Working in conjunction with genealogists, historians, and other research professionals, we are often able to find archival documents that ultimately assist you in obtaining a successful outcome for you and your clients.
Conducting a thorough investigation surrounding a products liability claim is an essential part of providing a zealous claim or defense. In addition to investigating the background of the plaintiff and their credibility, we crucially examine all aspects of the claim. Recreating the sequence of events prior to the use of the product and discovering how the plaintiff used it, can determine if it was used as intended. Finding witnesses that are familiar with the incident or the plaintiff, sheds light on whether the injury was created by the product, or if there are any alternative causes.
We have identified and interviewed thousands of witnesses involved in asbestos exposure lawsuits. Our investigations include researching the installation of water and sewer piping, as well as the distribution and use of automotive parts, valves, gaskets, and drywall, to name a few. Despite the obstacle of time and other factors, we prevail due to our keen understanding of how to retrieve pertinent evidence which rebuts the plaintiff’s allegations. Our experience searching for latent information, has taught us where to dig. Our conversational style interviews assist witnesses recall of events and products that they may have been used in the past. At the conclusion of these investigations our detailed reports assist clients with negotiations and trial strategies.
We provide investigative services to third party administrators, insurance companies, and law firms. Our investigators discretely document claimant’s activities to rebut allegations of injury. Using state of the art surveillance equipment and covert techniques we are able to capture video evidence that can be detrimental to a case.
Our firm stays current with the latest online investigative methods, including open source intelligence (OSINT). To help prepare for all our assignments, we ethically scour social media platforms and publicly available information for useful intelligence that assists with our investigation. Electronic canvassing is used to identify witnesses which may not have been otherwise known to law enforcement. Our investigation into social media also helps to develop a timeline or help corroborate evidence of where a person may have been, and when. Monitoring an individual’s social media activity can lead to evidence which may contradict a legal claim or support it. Posts, comments, and photographs can determine hobbies, habits, and connections. Searching these sites takes skill and experience. We efficiently find helpful information to assist with claims and litigation.
J. Mahoney & Associates LLC conducts comprehensive and professional investigations on behalf of individuals charged with crimes in district, superior, and federal courts. Our critical and impartial investigative methods uncover evidence that assist defendants in the criminal justice system. Our experience helps you in your pursuit for justice on a number of homicide, arson, armed robbery, kidnapping, and assault and battery cases throughout Massachusetts.