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Hiring an investigator can be a vulnerable decision especially when you don't know what an investigator can do and how an investigator can support your case. Please review the the frequently asked questions to help you make an informed decision when considering hiring a private investigator.

Below are some examples of commonly asked questions of Legal Investigative Services, Inc. If you still have question, please contact us for more information.

  • How much does an investigation cost?

  • What should I expect once I hire a private investigator?

  • Background Investigations FAQ?

  • Research Investigations FAQ?

Due to the amount of variables to an investigation the cost can range significantly. Some cases are specific to a task while other needs may be related to extensive work to get to the answers with limited known information. LIS, Inc. is able to perform both a small tasks to a larger scope of work. The cost of an investigation will vary on some of the following:

  • Type of investigation

  • Location

  • Number of Investigators required to execute services

  • Type and extent of research

  • Services being requested

  • Amount of witnesses to be interviewed

  • Facts known to start the investigation

Legal Investigative Services, Inc. (LIS, Inc.) is an investigative firm licensed and insured in the State of West Virginia. Our diverse work flow includes traveling across the state however depending on the services requested we may not be the most cost-effective option for a some tasks like legal process in another part of the state. The office is centrally located in Charleston, WV. All services requested start from the office.

Disclaimer: The questions and answers presented deal with general investigative information regarding common issues and may or may not apply to your particular situation. None of the answers provided should be taken as or be considered as legal advice. Consulting with an attorney and/or investigator is highly recommended prior to acting on your own behalf. The questions and answers are proprietary to Legal Investigative Services, Inc. and strictly prohibited to be copied or distributed without permission of Legal Investigative Services, Inc.

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