Chris is a Senior Forensic Analyst who joined Vestige Digital Investigations in 2022. He has investigated computer, economic, property crime and homicides while working as a police detective for over 10 years. He participated in the Palm Beach County Sexual Predator Enforcement Unit and the Secret Service Miami Electronic Crimes Taskforce and is a proud veteran of the Army.
Chris has examined computer systems and mobile devices in Corporate HR, IP Theft, Insurance fraud and data recovery cases. He has also worked with his clients to create investigative production protocols to protect the client’s privacy.
A Licensed Private Investigator in the state of Texas, Chris holds an OpenText forensic certification as an Encase Certified Examiner (EnCE). He has testified as a forensic expert for cases involving cell tower analysis, as well as in Federal, State and Military courts. He has been appointed to work as a neutral third party by the courts. Christian has produced to the jury, video and graphic depictions of the electronic evidence.
Chris’s representative analysis conducted includes but is not limited to: searches for evidence that IP has left or been copied from the computer system, locating evidence of wiping utilities and cloud usage, identifying external devices connected to the system, determining locations and usage of mobile devices, examined email activity and conducted keyword searches, and recovered and restored data.
Chris’s approach for his investigations comes from a combination of the civil and criminal investigative techniques. Years of working cases from both sides gives him the advantage of providing the client accurate and insightful results. He also has extensive deposition, hearing and trial Expert Testimony experience. He actively speaks to groups on Digital Forensics.