Event Calendar

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Lunch & Learn: Digital Forensics for Litigators

Start Date: 6/30/2022 12:00 PM PDT
End Date: 6/30/2022 1:00 PM PDT


Organization Name: Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

Contact:
Maggie Sweeney
Email: maggie@wdtl.org
Phone: (206) 749-0319

Sponsor: Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.



1 WSBA CLE credit confirmed

Zoom login information will be emailed to registrants.
 

An overview of the many potential data points for forensic analysis that can only be acquired via digital means.  The course provides some familiarity with the types of data that could be available from different electronic devices including,  but  not  limited  to, mobile  phones,  GPS  devices,  smart  wearables,  the  Internet  of  Things,  cloud-based data,  social  media  evidence,  and  specialized  industrial  equipment.  The course also covers examples and topics related to how those data points of evidence can be applied to individual analysis specific to the type of loss.

Presented by Rob Foster

Rob Foster is a Colorado attorney and District Manager of the Rimkus Denver and Salt Lake City offices, and Interim District Manager of the Seattle, Portland, and Anchorage offices. Working closely with the Digital Forensics & Analytics Practice Group at Rimkus, Rob serves as the Digital Intelligence Coordinator within the Western Region. In this role, he routinely interfaces with clients and digital technicians to interpret technobabble into meaningful and understandable information for clients.

His background includes typical transaction counseling and litigation as an attorney.  Rob is well versed in many aspects of IT having been involved in litigation where IT and associated data were key pieces of evidence, as well as having negotiated countless Big-Tech contracts.  Furthermore, he has acted as the IT director for a small oil and gas company with responsibility for everything from mobile devices and web presence to large back-end infrastructure as well as helpdesk responsibilities.
 

Rimkus Consulting Group is a world leader in forensic engineering and consulting with more than 100 offices worldwide. For the past 35 years, Rimkus Consulting Group has been dedicated to the timely resolution of accidents, claims, and legal disputes.



 
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