Beverley East is a three time author and a leading expert in the field of Forensic Document Examination and Graphology. For 25 years she has worked on many landmark cases both in the US and overseas.
A recipient of the Trailblazer Award by Flori Roberts honored in 2001 as the only woman of color worldwide qualified and practicing in both fields of handwriting examination.
Ms. East has provided expert testimony in several will contest cases in the Supreme Court of Kingston Jamaica, winning consistently since 2006 including the landmark case of "Sir Coxsone Dodd" Studio One.
Also several cases in the Federal Courts in Washington D.C. and Trinidad and Tobago. She has been a media consultant on several cases such as the Jon Benet Ramsey case, The DC Sniper, and the Anthrax letter for National Geographics and most recently the Stone Crusher Gang murder case. Authenticated handwriting samples of Explorer Alfred Wallace which resulted in a $4.5 million win to the client from Troutman Saunders.
She is also the bestselling author of Finding Mr. Write: A New Slant on Selecting the Perfect Mate and Reaper of Souls a novel based on the 1957 Kendal train crash.
She divides her work and family time between Washington, D.C., Kingston, Jamaica, and London, England. Her website is www.suspectsignatures.com