Released by: National Association of Legal Investigators

NALI Board Certification- Most Exclusive in Investigative Profession

LANSING, MI (February, 2013)— Keith Harvey, Staff Investigator with the distinguished law firm of Cunningham Bounds, of Mobile, AL., recently earned the prestigious Certified Legal Investigator (CLI) designation conferred by the National Association of Legal Investigators’ (NALI) Professional Certification Board. To achieve the certification, he underwent a rigorous written and oral test which was administered on February 14, 2013 in Memphis, Tennessee. Initiated in 1979, the CLI examination is administered, twice a year, by the professional certification board of the National Association of Legal Investigators, Inc. There are only 71 CLI’s in the world, thus admitting Harvey to an elite group of board certified investigators.

In addition to the oral and written examinations, candidates are required to author an original white paper on any investigative topic. In the past, these white papers have been published in The Legal Investigator, the national journal of NALI as well as other national investigative trade publications.

Harvey joined Cunningham, Bounds in 2006 after a distinguished Law Enforcement career spanning 20 years. From 1994 to 2006, Harvey served the people of Mobile as Police Officer, Accident Investigator, Major Crimes Investigator and Instructor at the Police Academy. He is a graduate of the University of South Alabama with a BA in Criminal Justice. Today, Harvey works with the prominent lawyers at Cunningham Bounds, investigating and providing his experienced counsel to their docket of complex civil matters. He may be contacted in Mobile at (251) 471-6191 or by e-mail at LKH@cunninghambounds.com.

For more information on NALI and/or the CLI Program and examination please visit www.NALIOnline.org or contact the CLI Chairperson, David W. Luther, CLI at 281-261-5777.