Access Investigations is a full-service private investigation firm, with experienced management, specializing in successful surveillance operations and also offer hundreds of investigative products and services custom tailored for each and every one of our client’s needs. We are focused on your best interests at all times.

Experienced Investigator

Paul J. Kernan, President/Managing Director

Paul began his investigative career as an investigator for Access Investigations, Inc. back in 1997. He was promoted to management within a year and made partner in 2003. In 2005, he became the majority shareholder and was elected President of the corporation. Paul is not only responsible for overseeing the entire operation, he still performs investigations in the Boston area himself. Prior to working at Access, Paul worked in the IME industry. Paul is a proud member of Licensed Private Detectives Association of Massachusetts  and The The National Council of Investigation and Security Services.


AKAlessandra Kernan, Director – Client Services

Alessandra began her investigative career back in 2003 as an Account Representative for Access Investigations, Inc.. In 2005 she was promoted to Director – Client Services where she is responsible for communicating with our clients and ultimately transforming client feedback into new and improved products. Prior to working at Access, Alessandra worked for Concentra and BME Gateway.


Donald Kernan, Director – Operations

Don began his investigative career with Access in 2007 when he retired from active duty as a senior non-commissioned officer from the United Stated Army. Don’s job positions during his years of service include; Airborne Infantry Team Leader, Squad Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Senior Drill Sergeant, S-3 AIR, Airborne Instructor and Jumpmaster Instructor. Don is combat veteran; whose last tour of duty was as an Operations Sergeant of 3-71 Cavalry- Reconnaissance/ Surveillance and Target Acquisition Squadron in Afghanistan. In 2009, Don was promoted to Director – Operations.