Lead detective Robert Mann has over 25 years of success completing complex national/international investigations working with alongside some of the most renowned attorneys in America. As an accomplished California and New York Licensed Private Investigator, he has expertise in diverse areas of private investigative services such as; suspicious workers’ compensation claims investigations, criminal and civil investigations encompassing embezzlement; counterfeiting; intellectual property infringement; conspiracy; identity theft; asset location and recovery and personal protection services. Mann is culturally savvy and global minded with expertise in interviewing, researching, assessing, writing/editing, and preparing concise investigative reports. He has a keen understanding of the law having worked with some of the finest law firms in the country and he has been involved with some astonishing and epic cases. Robert is fully knowledgeable in evidentiary procedures and the validation of admissible evidence, as well as applicable fraud statues at the State and Local levels. Robert possesses superb communication skills, is a published author and he is proficient in Spanish.


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Inspired by an actual investigation conducted by Robert Mann, This fictional novel is based upon a true story, The Assignment is a riveting suspense novel based on Robert Mann’s real-life encounter with the world’s largest criminal cartel in South East Asia and China.

Desi and Rob Riley were clandestine government agents stationed in Beijing when Desi was arrested, charged and tortured for committing espionage against the Republic of China. The CIA believed Rob might trade Sino-American intelligence to gain his wife’s freedom. As a result, Rob became the target of a global manhunt to terminate him before he reached China. His successful journey is a fascinating tale of ingenuity and bravado. After freeing themselves from the scrutiny of China and the CIA, Rob and Desi retired from Government service and entered the private sector where life was good until one evening they received a telephone call that changed their lives and took them full circle back to relive the horrors of their past. The reviews on The Assignment are impressive. The Assignment can be purchased on amazon.com. http://www.amazon.com/The-Assignment-Robert-Mann/dp/1413742629