Mission Statement

Legal Services Associates, Inc. Strives to Provide our customers with a better alternative to Security and Investigative Services. Our goal is to go above and beyond what is accepted as the standard in this industry, and become the standard.

Company History

Legal Services Associates, Inc. is a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Hub Zone and 8(a) firm that originally began in 1983 as a process serving firm. It was founded by Prenterald C. Price and Carolyn G. Mc Mullen. Since its inception it has grown to encompass all aspects of the security industry. In addition to process serving and private investigation, services include background and asset checks, skip tracing, electronic and physical surveillance, alarm installation and monitoring, corporate and executive protection, armed and unarmed uniformed security, and retail security. Legal Services Associates continues its evolution to incorporate the latest technology and methods to protect property and persons from threats that continue to manifest in our world.


Prenterald C. Price

President of Legal Services Associates, Inc. is a former United States Marine, Baltimore City Police officer and Investigator for the Federal Public Defenders Office of Maryland. President Price is still sought after and contracted to give consultations and classes on a variety of law enforcement aspects that he has attained a qualified expert status in. He has served as the President of the Maryland Investigators and Security Association, Commissioner of the Baltimore County Minority Business Enterprise commission and North East Area Director of the National Defense Investigators Association. He has been awarded citations from The Maryland House of Delegates, Various Law Enforcement Agencies, and the United States Marine Corps. P.C. Price continues to oversee all aspects of operation, and continues bringing pride and effectiveness of all his past endeavors with him.

Carolyn G. McMullen

Vice President of Legal Services Associates, Inc. is a Magna Cum Laude Graduate of Sojourner Douglas College and holds a B.A. in Administration. Prior to co-founding Legal Services Associates, Inc. she worked for the Federal Public Defenders Office in numerous capacities which include Administrative Officer as well as Secretary to the Public Defender. She brings with her the years of experience acquired from the Maryland Criminal Justice Information System and is a crucial part of the organization. Mrs. McMullen also possesses valuable experience in property management with various real estate firms in the state of Maryland.