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Matrimonial Investigators

Matrimonial investigation is one of the most delicate matters dealt with by Research Associates, requiring a sensitive approach which subtly balances engaging our many years of specialist professional experience with understanding and tact for the situation.

Our committed and approachable matrimonial investigators/detectives answer all questions with the utmost consideration, aiming to provide objective, professional advice and incisive options, all in complete confidence and without obligation.

Once an overview of the current situation and required objectives are understood, a logical plan of action and costing will be agreed upon. Once you decide to go ahead, a senior private investigator will oversee the case and act as a sole point of contact to provide a highly personalised interactive service. Discretion and total confidentiality are viewed as paramount in all matters at all times.

Why Choose a Matrimonial Investigator?

You might wonder why you should consider hiring a matrimonial investigator. Here are a few reasons why it can be beneficial. Firstly, if you have suspicions about your partner’s behaviour, our professional private investigator can provide clarity. We gather evidence that can confirm or dispel your doubts. This can help you make informed decisions about your relationship.

Secondly, a matrimonial investigator can provide peace of mind. Knowing that a professional is handling the investigation allows you to focus on your emotional well-being. You won’t have to conduct stressful and potentially risky surveillance yourself.

Whether it’s infidelity, hidden assets, or other marital issues, we tailor our approach to fit your specific circumstances. This personalised service ensures that we address your concerns effectively and provide the best possible outcome.

Determine the Truth

When there are suspicions that a partner may be hiding something significant, Research Associates offers confidential support and assistance by understanding the often subtle presenting evidence, which typically indicates the best lines of investigation to follow. We can then provide discreet factual information on a partner’s activities, allowing the truth to be documented in a clear, focused report.

It is typical for clients to have noted significant changes in both attitude and behaviour and for explanations to be inadequate. Logically, this will eventually lead to suspicions, which need to be addressed; either for the relationship to continue or find an alternate resolution.

What Next?

Since every matrimonial investigation is unique and because of the delicate nature of all we do, we suggest you call and speak with us before commencement of any assignment. By talking through the outline of your current circumstance in confidence and asking just a few non-intrusive questions, we become fully able to comprehend your specific requirement. This will also enable you to get to know how we work and for us to give a clear plan of action, costs, turnaround time and to decide whether you wish to instruct us.

At Research Associates, our goal is to provide a service that is not only professional but also compassionate and understanding. You can trust us to handle your case with the sensitivity it deserves. Let us help you find the answers you need with confidence and discretion.

Contact us today for a free, no-obligation initial consultation. We are here to listen, support, and guide you every step of the way.

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How It Works

Our Investigation Process

We offer a confidential consultation, tailored investigation strategy, and rapid, detailed reporting.


Contact Us

Get in touch for a FREE, no-obligation, private consultation. Discuss your circumstances, the obstacles you encounter, and the objectives you aim to fulfill through your investigation.


Set the Plan

We will propose a tailor-made approach and specific tactics for your situation, utilising our extensive array of services. Transparent pricing will be provided, and your plan will be agreed upon before we proceed with the investigation.


Get the Information

Our expert private investigators will carry out a discreet, comprehensive, and professional investigation, providing a detailed report within 24 hours of completion, ensuring you have a clear understanding of the findings.


Frequently Asked Questions

If you have concerns about your marriage or relationship, contact us for a confidential consultation. We can discuss your specific situation and tailor our investigative services to meet your needs. Your initial consultation with Research Associates is a no-obligation, confidential discussion to help you determine the best course of action.

Private investigators can gather evidence related to infidelity, asset concealment, cohabitation with another person, marriage validation, child custody matters, and more. This evidence may include photographic or video evidence, financial records, communication records, and witness statements.

When hiring a private investigator, it’s essential to choose a trustworthy and reputable agency. Consider their experience, track record, and reviews from previous clients to ensure you’re working with expert and reliable professionals. We recommend that the best way to determine the suitability of an investigative agency for your specific needs is by having a consultation. At Research Associates, we ensure a completely confidential, no-obligation discussion to get the best insights into whether our agency is the right fit for your requirements. This consultation allows you to discuss your case in detail, understand our approach, and make an informed decision about moving forward with our services.

No, the initial consultation at Research Associates is offered at no cost to you. It’s an opportunity for us to understand your needs and for you to learn more about our services. There are no obligations or fees associated with this consultation.

Absolutely, you can trust that your case will remain confidential when you hire our agency. We consider confidentiality a top priority and take several measures to ensure it. Our private investigators are trained to handle cases discreetly, and we offer consultations protected by Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs). These legally binding agreements guarantee that any information shared during the consultation and throughout the investigation will remain strictly confidential. You can have full confidence that your privacy is protected when working with us.


Credible Legal Investigation

Research Associates is proud to be associated with prestigious organisations in the field of investigation and forensic sciences. As a distinguished member of the UK’s Association of British Investigators, we uphold the highest standards of professional conduct and ethical practices.

Furthermore, our affiliation with The Institute of Professional Investigators and the World Association of Detectives Inc. underscores our commitment to global excellence in the investigative industry.

We also take pride in our membership with the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, which demonstrates our dedication to advancing forensic science and maintaining the highest level of expertise in our field.

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