Dr. Michel Pertsinakis, PhD, MCSFS is a lawyer and forensic document and handwriting examiner located in Crete, Greece. He is a professional member of the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, an international member of the Association of Forensic Documents Examination and a member of International Graphonomics Society and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He holds the position of the Senior Examiner in “Chartoularios P.C. Laboratory of Questioned Documents Studies” and the Lecturer of Criminology in the MBS College of Crete.

Dr. Michael Pertsinakis’s areas of expertise include forensic examination of questioned handwriting and signatures as well as forensic examination of documents, banknotes, inks and types of printing. You can see more regarding the Forensic Practice Areas here.

Furthermore, Dr. Pertsinakis’s great interest in the new science of  Graphonomics has lead him to a series of research studies and publications that could be found here.


Lecture at the 2nd Panhellenic Conference of Forensic Document Examination

Οn 19-10-2019 I took part at the 2nd Panhellenic Conference of Forensic Document Examination as a lecturer, that was organized by the Panhellenic Union of Forensic Document and Handwriting Examiners.

Successful Poster Presentation by PhD Student and FDE Carina Pereira Fernandes

With great joy I announce that the PhD student and forensic document examiner Carina Pereira Fernandes, whose thesis I co-supervise, has successfully presented her poster intitled “Alzheimer’s disease and static characteristics of handwriting – preliminary findings” at the 2019 European network of forensic handwriting examiners (ENFHEX) conference that took place in Porto, Portugal. Fernandes is […]