Computer Security Expert Witnesses
What is a computer security expert witness?
Computer security expert witness candidates typically have backgrounds in computer science, software engineering, information security, and/or computer forensics. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request a computer security specialist with prior expert witness testimony experience. Protecting computer systems from theft or harm to data, hardware, and software is the objective of a computer security specialist.
What types of cases require a computer security expert witness?
Often, matters requiring a computer security or cyber security expert witness involve intellectual property, such as patent infringement litigation. There are many types of computer security incidents that call for legal action.
Computer security expert witness case examples
Representative computer security matters that have required expert witness services involved:
- wireless network standards,
- operating systems,
- smart phone cryptography,
- artificial intelligence,
- cryptocurrency data security (i.e., Bitcoin / Blockchain),
- computer software misuse investigations,
- cybersecurity and cyber crime,
- cell phone data security policies,
- digital forensic investigations,
- healthcare data breach investigations, and
- identity theft.
What litigation support work might a computer security expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by a computer security expert witness could include network forensic analyses, research and authoring expert witness reports, depositions, and courtroom testimony. In addition, clients may seek a computer forensics expert for pre-litigation consultant work. Cahn Litigation Services has an earned reputation for providing candidates with the right balance of technical expertise and testimony experience to get the job done.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a computer security expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Computer Security Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Computer Security experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Computer Security landscape.