Maybe you could, but would you really want to?
“He who represents himself has a fool for a client.”
Abraham Lincoln was an attorney by profession and his statement, “He who represents himself has a fool for a client.” applies to anyone representing themselves in legal proceedings – especially an attorney.
Professionals vs Amateurs
What we do isn’t rocket science, but it does require considerable training, studying and experience to master.
Over 1000 years of experience
1066 years to be exact (as at 1 December 2016)
|Title||Min Experience||Our Experience||Number|
|Trainee Investigator||1 year||2 years||6||12 years||10%|
|Junior Investigator||2 years||6 years||10||60 years||15%|
|Senior Investigator||5 years||10 years||19||190 years||25%|
|Specialist Investigator||10 years||17 years||18||306 years||25%|
|Expert Investigator||15 years||26 years||10||260 years||15%|
|Master Investigator||20 years||34 years||7||238 years||10%|
|Trainee Investigator||1 year||Certificate|
|Junior Investigator||2 years||Diploma|
|Senior Investigator||2-3 years||Advanced Diploma|
|Specialist Investigator||3-4 years||Undergraduate Degree|
|Expert Investigator||5-7 years||Masters Degree|
|Master Investigator||5-10 years||Masters Degree +|