Erik Laykin

Erik Laykin
Office:
10100 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 1100
90067
City:
Los Angeles
State:
California
Country:
USA
Tel:
+1 310 245 2902

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Consulting Experts: Experts - Digital & Data - Digital Forensic Experts

Erik Laykin, CHFI, CEDS, JMG, CFLC is a managing director and founder of the global data risk practice at Duff & Phelps LLC.

As an early pioneer in the cyber investigations field in the mid-1990s he founded the first commercial computer forensic/cyber-investigation labs in Los Angeles, Chicago and Hong Kong and developed cutting-edge investigative techniques on behalf of multi-national law firms and corporations that are still employed today.  

Mr Laykin has assisted hundreds of foreign and domestic clients on issues such as complex electronic discovery, computer forensic disputes, investigation of cyber-crime, malware and viruses, trade secret theft, corporate espionage, software and hardware systems failures, intellectual property theft and other challenging information technology disputes. On many of these matters Mr Laykin serves in federal or state court as an expert witness, independent neutral or as a court-appointed special master.

As a cyber-forensic subject matter expert, author, futurist, and Sinophile, Mr Laykin regularly comments on emerging technology and business risks at international conferences and for the media. Mr Laykin provides education on cyber-related issues to law firms, corporations, government agencies and universities. He is chair of the American Bar Association computer forensic expert witness committee, committee chair of the ABA IoT committee, current president of the Forensic Expert Witness Association and the past president and Pacific Rim director of the FBI’s InfraGard programme. 

Mr Laykin’s newest book, Investigative Computer Forensics, was recently published by John Wiley & Sons.

WWL says: Erik Laykin is widely held to be a specialist in complex investigations and disputes and is particularly well regarded for his expertise in computer forensics and e-discovery.

 

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Consulting Experts which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Consulting Experts: Experts - Digital & Data - Data and E-Discovery Experts

Erik Laykin, CHFI, CEDS, JMG, CFLC is a managing director and founder of the global data risk practice at Duff & Phelps LLC.

As an early pioneer in the cyber investigations field in the mid-1990s he founded the first commercial computer forensic/cyber-investigation labs in Los Angeles, Chicago and Hong Kong and developed cutting-edge investigative techniques on behalf of multinational law firms and corporations that are still employed today.  

Mr Laykin has assisted hundreds of foreign and domestic clients on issues such as complex electronic discovery, computer forensic disputes, investigation of cyber-crime, malware and viruses, trade secret theft, corporate espionage, software and hardware systems failures, intellectual property theft and other challenging information technology disputes. On many of these matters Mr Laykin serves in federal or state court as an expert witness, independent neutral or as a court-appointed special master.

As a cyber-forensic subject matter expert, author, futurist, and Sinophile, Mr Laykin regularly comments on emerging technology and business risks at international conferences and for the media. Mr Laykin provides education on cyber-related issues to law firms, corporations, government agencies and universities. He is chair of the American Bar Association computer forensic expert witness committee, committee chair of the ABA IoT committee, current president of the Forensic Expert Witness Association and the past president and Pacific Rim director of the FBI’s InfraGard programme. 

Mr Laykin’s newest book, Investigative Computer Forensics, was recently published by John Wiley & Sons.

WWL says: Erik Laykin commands respect from respondents who admire his enviable practice in the field of cyber security, computer forensics and e-discovery.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Consulting Experts which can be purchased from our Shop.

Other Practice Areas:

Follow us on LinkedIn

Practice Areas

Firms

Browse Firms

Search Firms

The Who's Who Legal 100

Awards

News & Features

Special Reports

Events

Shop

About Us

It is not possible to buy entry into any Who's Who Legal publication

Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

Copyright © 2018 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved. | http://www.lbresearch.com

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 20 7908 1180 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910

http://www.whoswholegal.com | editorial@whoswholegal.com

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK