Jill Webster, Investigative Analyst, Research and Development
Jill Webster first joined Hetherington Group in 2009, then returned in 2018. She has a keen eye for detail, inherent curiosity, and natural persistence that are beneficial when conducting investigations and researching for writing. She works on special projects and is responsible for in-house proofreading of client reports. She creates content for Hg’s blog regarding predators taking advantage of the most vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ms. Webster develops material and creates webinars for online safety for children.
Before joining Hg, Ms. Webster was a paralegal at a law firm. She utilized her research and investigative skills to perform legal research, search court records, draft legal documents, and assist in client, adversary, and witness interviews in preparation for trial. She was the analyst of the Special Investigations Unit for an insurance company, where she was responsible for conducting comprehensive investigations of suspected fraud by researching and analyzing findings from proprietary databases, social media, court records, and claims data and preparing them in clear, detailed reports. Ms. Webster has also worked for an investigative firm as an investigative analyst and field investigators’ coordinator, acting as a liaison between investigators and clients and performing due diligence investigations. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University.