Clients > Testimonials
We've included a sample of the types of feedback we
receive from our clients:
- "I wanted to let you know how helpful the work was that
your Company did on our case. The
District Attorney dismissed the case this morning based on the fact that the
video surveillance as enhanced by Stephen Buller
showed that my client was not the person in the video. Thanks for your
Nancy C. Smith
Deputy Public Defender
Stanislaus County, CA
- "I wish to take this opportunity to thank you for the
excellent work you did in the case of People v. Malinda Jean Jones. Your
business did an excellent job with the videotape. This proved to be of
invaluable assistance when the jury watched the videotape. Additionally, when
you testified during the jury trial, the jury was impressed with your
presentation. The work you did in this matter really made a difference. Thank
you for your contribution to the success of this important case."
Darryl G. Perlin
Senior Deputy District Attorney
County of Santa Barbara
- "I have known Mr. Stutchman on a professional basis for
over eight years. Mr. Stutchman is a very well known and well-respected
investigator and forensic consultant. . Over the years I have had the
opportunity to discuss Mr. Stutchman's competence and integrity with local
attorneys. These attorneys all speak in glowing terms of Mr. Stutchman's
competence and high morals. . I found Mr. Stutchman to be extremely well
qualified in his area of expertise."
Eric R. Uldall
Superior Court Judge - Ret.
- "The undersigned has been acquainted with and has
utilized the services of Mr. Stutchman for approximately the past seven years.
I unreservedly recommend Mr. Stutchman for his expertise, devotion to task and
quality of work. In an attempted murder case in 1994, his graphics, aerial
photographs, enhancements of video and audio tapes were state-of-the-art. He
testified as an expert witness for us in these areas. Since that time he has
testified on numerous occasions as an expert. In short, I heartily recommend
Mr. Stutchman to anyone needing his services and will be happy to speak to
anyone concerning his qualifications."
J. Tony Serra
San Francisco, CA
- "As a senior special investigator in one of the top
insurance companies in America, my unit frequently procures the services of
Stutchman Forensic Audio and Video Laboratory to clarify and analyze audio and
videotapes…We look to Mr. Stutchman to provide the unbiased investigation
our audio and video forensic needs…I know Mr. Stutchman to be honest,
hardworking and dedicated to his craft. His reputation is impeccable."
Ret. Police Officer, Sr. Special Investigator
- The following is from the transcript of the order granting
petition for writ of habeas corpus after evidentiary hearing:
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
No. C 02-974 JSW (PR)
MICHAEL HUTCHINSON, Petitioner,
JIM HAMLET, Warden
"Expert witness Gregg Stutchman first became involved in Petitioner’s case
when he was contacted by reporter Rick Tulsky of the San Jose Mercury News,
who was doing a study of the criminal justice system in Santa Clara County’s
lower and appellate courts.
Gregg Stutchman subsequently testified at the evidentiary hearing before this
Court as an expert in photogrammetry.
This Court credits the testimony of Stutchman, who was credible and whose
testimony was very persuasive."
Judge Jeffrey White
United States District Judge
- "Having practiced criminal law in the courts throughout
California for over 30 years, I believe I know an excellent professional when
I see one. Gregg Stutchman is one of those rare professionals who is not only
superbly qualified, who keeps himself on the cutting edge of technological
development, but also one who takes a direct personal interest in his client's
cases. He is prompt and efficient in his work, and will go the 'extra mile'
that often makes the difference in the successful resolution of complex cases."
James V. Jones
Attorney at Law
- "Since my first meeting with Mr. Stutchman, I and other
investigators in our office have used him to examine both audio and video
evidence for purposes of criminal prosecutions in other cases. On all
occasions we have been exceptionally pleased with Mr. Stutchman's work and
continue to use his services. I know I can count on him to provide fair and
competent examinations of audio and video evidence."
Roslyn A. Eliaser
District Attorney Investigator
Santa Rosa, CA
- "I wanted to send you a somewhat belated thanks for the
work you performed on behalf of my client. The enhanced and slowed tapes were
the straw that finally broke the rather sturdy back of the prosecutor. All
eleven robbery counts were dismissed on the eve of trial, and my client and
the co-defendant were released after spending nine months in jail for a crime
that they didn't commit. On behalf my client and myself, I send you a
Steven A. Chase
Attorney at Law
San Jose, CA
- "I have personally worked with Mr. Stutchman when he was
hired by our office to do both audio and video work…His work product is
excellent… I have always known him to be both honest and professional."
- "Mr. Stutchman is known widely in the criminal justice
community as a person who conducts himself and the operations of his
laboratory according to a very high level of ethical standards. The outcomes
of his work are a testament to this fact and a reflection of his dedication."
Matthew J. Garcia
Napa Valley, CA
- "We were very impressed with the high level of integrity
and professionalism that Stutchman Forensic Laboratory exudes. They are true
experts and we sincerely appreciate their ability to explain very complex
topics into layman's terms. Our expectations were exceeded every time."
Karen & Scott Alvord
Small Business Owners