The California Association of Licensed Investigators, Inc. is a not‐for‐profit professional organization founded in 1967 to protect and enhance our licensed private investigator and licensed private patrol operator members. With approximately 1,100 members, CALI is the largest private investigator association in the world. The association works to advance the investigation and security professions through educational programs and legislative advocacy efforts that promote the needs of the profession before governmental agencies and the State Legislature.
The California Lawyers Association (CLA) is a member-driven, mission-focused organization dedicated to the professional advancement of attorneys practicing in the state of California. Established in 2018, CLA is a nonprofit, voluntary bar association serving thousands of licensed attorneys throughout California. We are the premier statewide voice for the legal community, advocating on behalf of our members before the Legislature, the Judiciary, the Executive Branch and the State Bar of California, which is the licensing and disciplinary regulator of our industry.
The Forensic Mental Health Association of California (FMHAC) has provided support and high quality education to forensic mental health practitioners, judges, attorneys, and law enforcement officers for over 40 years. To advance the provision of mental health services to persons involved in the criminal justice system and to provide educational opportunities to the professionals involved in the delivery of these services.
About the World Association of Detectives A Global Alliance of Investigators & Security Professionals With origins dating back to 1921, W.A.D. is the longest established and largest association of its kind in the world. The World Association of Detectives was formed as a joint venture by the combined membership of the World Association of Detectives and the International Secret Service Association