Ms. Tahmasian studied at the University of California, Irvine and obtained her Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Criminology, Law and Society. After graduating in 2003, she continued her education by obtaining her certificate in Advanced Forensics from California State University, Fullerton.
Ms. Tahmasian’s education is supplemented with a broad range of hands-on work experience in the investigative realm. She was employed for two years as a Worker’s Compensation Investigator for a private firm in Huntington Beach, CA and then went on to conduct child abuse investigations in Riverside County for over six and a half years with the Department of Children’s Services. These child abuse cases involved investigating allegations of drug abuse/sales, domestic violence, rape, molestation, physical abuse, neglect and homicide.
Ms. Tahmasian currently conducts worker’s compensation investigations as well as civil investigations of officer involved shootings and use of force cases. She also investigates personal injury cases for local municipalities. She has interviewed claimants and witnesses, canvassed accident scenes to locate witnesses and prepared detailed reports for her clients. Ms. Tahmasian has become skilled in locating witnesses that others have not been able to locate.