James A. Comfort, Jr.

Coordinator of Client Services

James  Comfort specializes in the investigation of plaintiff litigation cases in all areas and concentrating in the Maritime industry.  He has 30 years of experience as an investigator in the legal community. In addition, he has investigated and conducted surveillance in defense litigation cases as well.

Prior to joining FWY Jim was the President of his own private detective company.  He also worked for the maritime law firms of Latti & Anderson and Kaplan Bond Group.

Jim graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and Criminal Justice. He worked through Co-op at Data Quest Investigations as an undercover detective and field investigator.

He lives in Northbridge, MA with his three daughters.

Activities and Honors

  • Private Detective License, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Constable, Town of Upton – Elected Position
  • Notary Public


  • Northeastern University, BS