In divorce situations, private investigators are often called upon to help build a case and establish certain facts that are important to a client. However, what many clients don’t know is that not all private investigators are created equal. Depending on what you’re trying to prove (unreported income, extramarital affairs, drug/alcohol abuse), very specific private investigators may be necessary.
In this episode, your host and guide, Attorney Leigh Sellers, discusses the legal implications of hiring a PI, the different types of PIs, and why you should always speak with your attorney before hiring a PI to assist with your divorce and/or child custody case.
Key insights from the episode:
1:20 – The most common scenarios where you should hire a private investigator 4:15 – Should you hire a private investigator if you think your spouse is having an extramarital relationship? 4:58 – If you find these clues it may be time to hire a private investigator 6:38 – should you hire a private investigator if you suspect alcohol or drug abuse around your children? 10:08 – Hiring the right private investigator for suspected drug abuse 10:50 – Hiring the right private investigator to catch your spouse earning money under the table 12:38 – Why you should always speak with your attorney before hiring a private investigator If you’re considering hiring a private investigator or wondering whether you should, call 704-936-0062 to speak with an experienced Touchstone Family Law attorney today. *** The insights and views presented in “Welcome to Splitsville” are for general information purposes only and should not be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. Nor does tuning in to this podcast constitute an attorney-client relationship of any kind. If you’re ready for compassionate and reliable legal guidance on your journey through divorce, contact Leigh Sellers and her team (NC & SC) at www.TouchstoneFamilyLaw.com