John provides expertise and expert witness services to help companies address various matters related to digital forensics and electronic discovery (eDiscovery), including leading investigations, ensuring proper preservation of evidence items and chain of custody. He develops processes, creates workflows, leads implementation projects as well as GDPR data mapping services for clients including major financial institutions, Fortune 100 companies, AmLaw 100 law firms as well as many other organizations small and large. In addition, he provides expert witness services and consulting in matters of all sizes. His work spans some of the largest litigations and matters on record in the United States and many of the 39 countries where has worked on cases.
John is a certified forensic examiner, licensed private investigator and information technology veteran. He has over two decades of experience working with the US Government and both public and private companies. He serves clients in a variety of industries and is an advisor to outside counsel, general counsel and in-house executives on best practices.
John provides business and litigation consulting services to help companies address computer & device forensics, data retention, GDPR mapping, records management, and electronic discovery, including data identification, leading investigations, properly preserving evidence items, and ensuring chain of custody.
In addition, John has extensive experience with international collections, large-scale collections distributed across diverse locations, Mac forensics, mobile forensics, social media forensics and cloud forensics.
In John’s role as a computer forensic technologist, his clients have included private companies, public companies and governmental agencies with operations in both national and international jurisdictions. As a computer forensics expert, he has testified as an expert witness in numerous state and federal courts. Additionally, he has conducted dozens of national and international computer forensic investigations on behalf of law firms, companies and governmental agencies such as the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), individual Senate Oversight Committees, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Department of Justice (DOJ).
John is the current President of the High Technology Crimes Investigation Association Atlanta, GA Chapter, a member of the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists, Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM), Legal Technology Professionals Institute (LTPI) and The Sedona Conference.
John has participated in The Sedona Conference Working Group 1 (Electronic Document Retention and Production) and Working Group 6 (International Electronic Information Management, Discovery and Disclosure). He also has participated in the EDRM Collection Standards and Investigations Projects and the LTPI Collection Standards group.