Pat Shaughnessy, a legal investigator in Phoenix, Arizona, has provided claims and litigation support for 32 years to Risk Management, attorneys, insurance adjusters, and other professionals. Prior to establishing her business, Investigative Resources Service, LLC in 1988, Pat spent 12 years as litigation paralegal with Phoenix law firm, Lewis & Roca. Pat served 12 years on the Arizona Private Investigator Licensing Board as well as was a confidential intermediary (adoption searches through the Arizona Supreme court), and held many offices in the Arizona Association of Licensed Private Investigators. Pat has been recognized through the Maricopa County Bar Association and Community Legal Services for her pro bono work and received the Investigator of the Year award on more than one occasion. Pat and her company offer a wide range of services including conducting extensive background investigations and locating and interviewing both lay and expert witnesses.