Having the correct information to locate a recipient makes a process server’s job a whole lot simpler. However, incorrect addresses and evasive individuals can complicate things quite a bit. Possibly causing the need for a due diligence inquiry and slowing down the case.
It can be a bit more difficult to serve documents without a correct address. Thankfully, an experienced process server has the ability to locate correct addresses in a timely manner to avoid unnecessary and costly delays in legal proceedings.
In the event that the process server has been unable to serve papers due to an incorrect address it is important to figure out why that is so that the appropriate steps can be taken to find the correct address. Were they simply not home? Does anyone live at the location? Did the process server make contact with anyone? It is possible that the recipient is located there but has lied or evaded service by having someone else answer the door for them.
The frequency with which people move has increased over the years. This can make addresses and frequented locations a bit harder to pin down. This is a situation in which the experienced process server will use his skills to seek answers. It’s time to gather information. This may be as simple as speaking with the neighbors. Other times it will include research through social media and searching specialized databases. DMV records can often be accessed to find an evasive recipient. An experienced process server is quite adept at gathering the information needed to deliver in-person service the majority of the time—avoiding alternate service unless absolutely necessary.
When it comes down to it, the best way to ensure that the recipient is served documents promptly is to employ the best process server in New Jersey. J&K Investigative Services, Inc. has over 40 years of experience serving throughout the state of New Jersey, nationally, and internationally. Let us give you peace of mind knowing that your documents will be served.