Legal Services

Matrimonial Specialists

Research Associates has specialised in matrimonial investigation (cheating partners/cheating spouse) since being established in 1977 and continues to broaden its well documented sensitive capabilities.

Surveillance & Observation

Since 1977, Research Associates have been providing covert surveillance and observation to the private sector. Whatever the presenting situation, we provide appropriate and unobtrusive surveillance professionals.

Debtor Tracing

Research Associates was first established in August 1977 as a private intelligence agency specialising in locating missing debtors and tracing missing persons. Over time we have evolved into an approachable, highly professional intelligence and investigation agency.

Missing Persons

Research Associates was first established in August 1977 as an agency specialising in locating missing people and has evolved into an approachable, highly professional agency with a reputation for delivering results.

Process Serving

Research Associates are an established company providing Process Serving services throughout the UK and internationally. We act directly for both for law firms and for private and commercial clients.

Computer & IT Crime

Research Associates offer government grade forensic examination to both corporate and private markets. Forensic IT requires a high degree of technical know-how, combined with an up to date understanding of the legal system.

Competitive Intelligence

Research Associates supply business users with, competitive intelligence, based on the retrieval of legally accessed but intelligently gathered information from a number of sources.

Due Diligence

Research Associates recommend bespoke solutions to due diligence, allowing our clients to minimise risk, enabling better informed decisions when requiring intelligence reporting.

Polygraph/Lie Detection

Research Associates offer Polygraph services throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide. We are members of the British and European Polygraph Association (BEPA).

Document Examination

Research Associates are aware that Forensic Document Examination is viewed as one of the most difficult and taxing areas of forensic science, having a rich and well established history in both British and international courts of law.

Security Consultancy

Research Associates is one of the UK’s leading providers of security services & security consultancy. Operating in many specialist areas, Research Associates employ only qualified personnel of the very highest calibre.

Lawyers Registration

Solicitors, Lawyers and other UK Legal Practitioners are invited to register with The Association of British Investigators (ABI) in order to demonstrating due diligence when selecting an investigator or process server.