Christopher Hatfield

Christopher Hatfield
Office:
200 Aldersgate
Aldersgate Street
EC1A 4HD
City:
London
Country:
England
Tel:
+44 20 3727 1060

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

Christopher Hatfield is a senior director in FTI’s technology segment based in the London office.  For over 18 years Chris has worked in the field for forensic technology and information security, and during this time has amassed considerable experience in both the technical and strategic application of forensic technology for the clients whom he represents.

Chris provides forensic consulting to clients including those in the areas of European Union-based evidence collection and disclosure, computer-based forensics and electronic data hosting for litigation and regulatory inquiries. His engagement experience includes multi-jurisdictional investigations and regulatory enquiries relating to anti-competitive behaviour, in addition to fraud, bribery and corruption investigations and intellectual property theft.

Chris has provided both written and oral expert evidence in UK courts, as well as submitting written expert evidence into other forums such as employment tribunals and arbitrations.

Throughout his career, Chris has assisted in developing and delivering Master of Science programmes tailored to experienced professionals working within digital investigations and security.

In his early career, Chris gained six years’ experience working as a law enforcement analyst for Kent Police. He investigated criminal offences including offences under the Computer Misuse Act (CMA) which remain applicable to incident response investigations and intellectual property theft within a corporate environment. It was in this role that Mr Hatfield was recognised as an expert witness, and he has since continued to provide expert evidence in criminal and civil matters.

Prior to joining FTI, Chris served as a cyberprotection and forensic technology professional at Alvarez & Marsal.

Chris holds a master of science degree in computer security and forensics and is a certified information systems security professional (CISSP).

WWL says: Christopher Hatfield is an outstanding consultant who offers clients more than 15 years of specialist experience in a range of matters, including e-discovery, litigation support and digital forensics.

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Who's Who Legal Consulting Experts: Experts - Digital Forensics - Future Leaders

Christopher Hatfield is a senior director in FTI’s technology segment based in the London office.  For over 18 years Chris has worked in the field for forensic technology and information security, and during this time has amassed considerable experience in both the technical and strategic application of forensic technology for the clients whom he represents.

Chris provides forensic consulting to clients including those in the areas of European Union-based evidence collection and disclosure, computer-based forensics and electronic data hosting for litigation and regulatory inquiries. His engagement experience includes multi-jurisdictional investigations and regulatory enquiries relating to anti-competitive behaviour, in addition to fraud, bribery and corruption investigations and intellectual property theft.

Chris has provided both written and oral expert evidence in UK courts, as well as submitting written expert evidence into other forums such as employment tribunals and arbitrations.

Throughout his career, Chris has assisted in developing and delivering Master of Science programmes tailored to experienced professionals working within digital investigations and security.

In his early career, Chris gained six years’ experience working as a law enforcement analyst for Kent Police. He investigated criminal offences including offences under the Computer Misuse Act (CMA), which remain applicable to incident response investigations and intellectual property theft within a corporate environment. It was in this role that Mr Hatfield was recognised as an expert witness, and he has since continued to provide expert evidence in criminal and civil matters.

Prior to joining FTI, Chris served as a cyberprotection and forensic technology professional at Alvarez & Marsal.

Chris holds a master of science degree in computer security and forensics and is a certified information systems security professional (CISSP).

WWL says: Christopher Hatfield is “an expert” in the digital forensics sphere who garners praise for his strong track record managing complex multi-jurisdictional investigations.

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

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Christopher Hatfield is a senior director at FTI Consulting with expertise in providing forensic technology solutions to a broad range of clients across multiple industries and jurisdictions. 

For over 18 years Chris has worked in the fields of forensic technology, information security and cyber investigations, during which he has amassed considerable experience in both the technical and strategic application of technology-centric solutions for his clients.

Chris provides proactive and reactive advice to clients in the areas of digital forensics and e-discovery applicable to events such as investigations, litigation, arbitration, and regulatory inquiries. His engagement experience includes multi-jurisdictional investigations and regulatory inquiries relating to anticompetitive behaviour, serious fraud, bribery and corruption-related matters and intellectual property theft.

Chris has provided both written and oral expert evidence in court, as well as the submission of written expert evidence to other forums such as employment tribunals and arbitrations. 

Throughout his career Chris has assisted in developing and delivering educational programmes, at MSc level, tailored to experienced professionals working within the digital investigation and security fields.

During his early career, Chris gained valuable experience working in law enforcement conducting crime-scene-to-courtroom investigations. He investigated criminal offences, including offences under the Computer Misuse Act that remain applicable to incident response investigations and intellectual property theft within a corporate environment. It was during this role that Chris was recognised as an expert witness; he has since continued to provide expert evidence in criminal and civil matters.

Chris holds a Master of Science degree in computer security and forensics, and is a certified information systems security professional (CISSP).

WWL says: Christopher Hatfield draws widespread recommendations for his work in the data space, with sources describing him as “professional, proactive and very client-oriented”.

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