In 1981, Mike Dores opened his first skip tracing business, Merlin Investigations, in Los Angeles. Mike has been skip tracing and providing data to investigators ever since. Having conducted or supervised over 50,000 skip trace assignments, Mike is recognized and respected as an industry expert. He is frequently called upon to train Skiptracers and speak at seminars. The MDI staff have over 50 years of combined skip tracing and investigations experience and are licensed as Private Investigators in Training.