Background & General Investigation Services


Neilson and MacRitchie Investigators has performed many complex and limited background investigations on individuals and businesses since 1953. We have access to a wide range of resources and techniques in conducting any type of background checks.

Our background and general investigative services include, but are not limited to, the following:

Asbestos/Toxic Tort and Rent Control/Tenant Investigations. We have many different resources available to conduct every type of asbestos or rent control-related background investigations.

Business/Corporate Backgrounds. Purposes range from trademark/copyright infringements, prospective business/ partnership deals, unfair competition, employee theft, and others.

Individual Backgrounds. Purposes include domestic affairs, pre-marital checks, roommate screenings, family matters, prospective childcare employees, harassment cases, and others.

Alive & Well Check.  To determine if an individual, who is receiving a disability check or other benefit, is both alive and well. An alive and well check includes face-to-face contact with a subject to determine their current health status, medical treatment details, current medications, physical activities, current employment status, overall life-style assessment, and any other information requested.

Trial Preparation. To locate and/or subpoena witnesses, perform background investigations, document retrieval, scene diagrams and photos, surveillance/videotape presentation, pre-trial coordination/assistance; Investigators with court testimony experience; and expert witness referrals.

Process Service. Subpoena of witnesses, records, and service of defendants in all types of civil actions; competitive rates; fast and reliable; specialize in difficult to serve subjects; knowledgeable of all applicable Federal, State and Municipal laws; Small Claims service requirements; member of nationwide network of professional process servers for any referral needs, subpoena preparation service, due diligence, searches and declarations (if needed).

Attorney Investigative Services. Click here to learn more.

Social Media and Internet Investigations. Click here to learn more.

Document Retrieval. Public records experts on staff to advise on availability and cost of obtaining information and documents; reduced costs in obtaining public records; nationwide network of public record document retrievers to obtain records anywhere (Public Record Retrieval Network); and expert analysis of public records obtained.

Information Services. Comprehensive list of online database and outside sources; investigators professionally trained in public record research and computer investigations; competitive prices and excellent turnaround time; recognized experts on information/database sources; and internet research.

The benefits of hiring Neilson and MacRitchie Investigators include:

  • Investigators who specialize in conducting background checks and asset searches;
  • Investigators who know the laws in obtaining legal vs. illegal information;
  • Access to a very comprehensive list of available public record database resources and other sources;
  • Knowledge and ability to analyze data obtained for maximum benefit to client;
  • Administrative and management staff dedicated to background and asset investigations;

Call us today at 844-993-3796 to discuss how we may assist you with your next case.