Andrea Devlin

BAppSci (Forensic Investigation), Dip. Forensic Document Examination

Forensic Document and Handwriting Examiner



Andrea Devlin completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Forensic Investigation) in 2007 and her Diploma of Forensic Document Examination in 2012, both from the Canberra Institute of Technology.  She has been employed by Forensic Document Services since 2006.

As well as undertaking casework and submitting reports in various jurisdictions across Australia, Andrea conducts research in many areas of forensic document examination with a keen interest in electronic signatures and is involved in the research and development of the technology and its applications both in industry and in forensic examinations. 

Andrea has assisted in training courses conducted by Forensic Document Services on behalf of banks, financial institutions and government departments both in Australia and overseas. She also presents on the scope of forensic document examination for investigators and lawyers.


  • Member of the Australasian Society of Forensic Document Examiners Inc. (ASFDE Inc.)
  • Corresponding member of the American Society of Questioned Document Examiners (ASQDE) 
  • Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society (ANZFSS)
  • The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences (UK)
  • Australian Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)
  • Australian Institute of Professional Investigators (AIPI)
  • International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators (IAFCI)