R.J. Montgomery Associates was founded by Reginald J. Montgomery, who is a Certified Legal Investigator (CLI), a Certified Security Trainer (CST), a Certified Protection Professional (CPP), a Physical Security Professional (PSP), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), a Certified International Investigator (CII), a Mississippi Certified Investigator (MCI),  a Certified Polygraphist (CP) and a Personal Protection Specialist (PPS). 

Reggie was a distinguished and decorated Law Enforcement Officer in New Jersey.  In 1979 he started his own Detective Agency. 

Reginald J. Montgomery personally supervises and reviews every case the company handles. R.J.M.A. has successfully conducted investigations for Corporate, Legal and Private concerns of national and international notability. A full staff of undercover and surveillance operatives are available for instant deployment. 

Reginald J. Montgomery was President of the New Jersey Licensed Private Investigators Association between 1996-2000, has served as the Assistant National Director, Regional Director, National Secretary and Vendor Committee Chair for The National Association of Legal Investigators (NALI) and has served as the Placement and Program Committee Chair, Certification Committee Chair and was the Chapter Chairman (2000-2001) for The American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), Northern New Jersey Chapter.  He also served as Vice-Chairman to the ASIS International Investigations Council.

Reginald J. Montgomery has traveled the world conducting Seminars on investigations, polygraph, diversion, safety, security, workplace violence, numerous topics at universities and is often requested to speak by the Professional groups to which he belongs. Mr. Montgomery is always willing to share his professional experiences, insights and investigative philosophies with clients, peers and friends.

Mr. Montgomery has been named to the Certification Board of the United States Association of Professional Investigators, 2005 - 2006.

Mr. Montgomery has maintained active membership in the following Associations:

United States Association of Professional Investigators (USAPI)

World Association of Detectives (WAD)

National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE) - Life Member

National Association of Legal Investigators (NALI) - Life Member

New Jersey Licensed Private Investigators Association (NJLPIA) - President, 1996-2000

American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) - Chair, Northern NJ, 2000-2001

National Association of Investigative Specialists (NAIS)

American Guild of Hypnotherapists (RH)

World Investigative Network (WIN)

International Police Association (IPA)

Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Officers Association

International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts (IALEIA)

New Jersey State Bar Association

Professional Investigators Alliance of Maryland (PIAM)

Mississippi Private Investigators Association (MPIA)

Georgia Association of Professional Private Investigators (GAPPI)

National Association of Chiefs of Police (NACOP)

Intelnet (Board of Directors)

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)

Louisiana Private Investigators Association (LPIA)

NCISS

Council of International Investigators (Board of Directors)

Nine Lives Association (NLA)

Mr. Montgomery has appeared in the following publications:

"Corporate Investigations", R.J. Montgomery, Editor - Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co., Inc. - 2002  (Copies of this book may be ordered by clicking here) SOLD OUT!

* The 2nd Edition of "Corporate Investigations" is available and contains 4 new chapters* Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co., Inc. - 2005  (Click here for order form)

 PI Magazine - September, 2002

Advanced Forensic Criminal Defense Investigations, "Defending the Juvenile in Sexual Assault Cases" - Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co., Inc - 1999

Product Diversion II - The Legal Investigator, February 1999

Identifying Product Diversion - The Legal Investigator, November 1995

Marketing - The Legal Investigator, May 1994

Seminar at Sea - The Legal Investigator, November 1993

Networking - The Legal Investigator, August 1993

Polygraphing the Molested Child - The Legal Investigator, August 1990

 

Mr. Montgomery has given the following presentations:

PallTech Seminar - July 22, 2006, in New York City

Council of International Investigators Annual General Meeting on Global Convergence of Security and Investigation - August 14-19, 2006, Singapore

The World Association of Detectives 2006 Annual Conference on Global Convergence of Security Investigations - August 20-25, 2006 in Tokyo, Japan

Intelnet 2006 Seminar Employee Investigations - May 19-23 Calgary, Alberta, Canada

NALI Midwinter Interconference - January 21, 2006, Phoenix AZ

"Workplace Violence - Recognizing Early Warning Signs" Northeast Retail Loss Prevention Conference and Exhibition -  October 26th, 2005  -  The Forge Inn, Woodbridge, NJ

World Investigators Conference - September 21 - 24, 2005 - Las Vegas, NV

Managing Employee Investigations

"Investigator's Liability" - New Orleans Super Conference August 26, 2004 - Sponsored by LPIA, TALI, NALI, NCISS and NAIS

"Interview Process for Private Investigators" - New Orleans Super Conference - August 24, 2004 - Sponsored by LPIA, TALI, NALI, NCISS and NAIS

"Privacy Panel" - NALI Annual Seminar, Las Vegas - June 17, 2004

INTELNET 2003 Seminar - "Investigator Liability" - Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, April 23-27, 2003

"Business Fraud - Financing Terrorism" - COUNCIL OF INTERNATIONAL INVESTIGATORS Mid Year Meeting 2003,  Perth, Western Australia, February 19, 2003

"Managing an Effective Private Detective Agency" - Georgia Association of Professional Private Investigators, November 15, 2002

"Justifying Expenditures in your Corporate Security Plan" - 9th Asian Professional Security Association Conference, October 17, 2002, Marina Mandarin, Singapore

2002 Investigators International Super Conference, New Orleans Sponsored by CII, ASIS, NCISS, NAIS, COIN, NALI, LPIA, TALL, TAI, PALI, WALI, GIN and INTELNET

"Bust-Outs" - August 24, 2002

"Investigator Liability" - August 23, 2002

"Product Diversion" - Council of International Investigators, Mid-Winter Meeting and Seminar, Las Vegas, NV - March 10, 2002

"Doing Business with American Entities" & "Intellectual Property" - Council of International Investigators, Mid-Winter Meeting and Seminar, Chang Mai, Thailand - February 15, 2002

"Product Diversion" - American Society for Industrial Security - Annual Convention, Las Vegas, Nevada - September 27, 1999

"Defending the Accused Child Molester" - National Association of Legal Investigators, Inc., National Convention, New Orleans, LA - June 2-5, 1999

"Talk to the Experts" - American Society for Industrial Security, Northern New Jersey Chapter XIII, Clifton, NJ - January 7, 1999

"ABC's of Corporate Investigations" - Louisiana Private Investigators Association/NALI Region IV Superconference, New Orleans, LA - September 16-20, 1998

"Interview Techniques" - National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners - June 18, 1998

"Fair Credit Reporting Act" - Jersey City State College - March 16.1998

"Duty to Investigate Fully" - New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education - November, 1997 (Three locations)

"Polygraph Workshop" - Private Detectives Association of New Jersey / Certified Fraud Examiners Joint Seminar & Exhibition, Atlantic City, NJ - September 19-20 1997

"Defending the Juvenile in Sexual Assault Cases" - Louisiana Private Investigators Association / NALI Region IV Seminar, New Orleans, LA - September 10-13, 1997

"Product Diversion" - National Association of Credit Managers Annual Seminar, San Diego, CA - May 21, 1997

"Product Diversion" - INTELNET Annual Seminar, Islamorada, FL - April 10, 1997

"Pros and Cons of Using Subcontractors" - ION 10th Annual Training Conference, Scottsdale AZ, April 3, 1997

"Workplace Violence Investigations" - Louisiana Private Investigators Association/NALI Region IV Seminar, New Orleans, LA - August 15, 1996

"Client Witness Credibility Interviews" - National Association of Legal Investigators, Region IV, Biloxi, MI - March 6-10, 1996

"Product Diversion" - West Chester University, West Chester, PA - November 30, 1995

"Product Diversion" - Louisiana Private Investigators Association, Inc., New Orleans, LA - August, 1995

"Polygraph Workshop" - National Association of Legal Investigators, Inc., "City of Roses '95" Annual Seminar, Portland, OR - June, 1995

"Product Diversion" - National Association of Legal Investigators, Inc., Investigation Seminar, Chicago, IL - March 1995

"The Laws of Inadequate Security" - American Society for Industrial Security, South Brunswick, NJ - May 27, 1993 

"CPP Review" - Jersey City State College, Jersey City, NJ - November 12, 1992

MISCELLANEOUS

Adjunct Professor - New Jersey City University, Certified Protection Professional, "Security Management Review Course" - February 2000 - Present