Author: Andy Reisman

Client Update: ELIJAH Coronavirus Precautions (COVID-19)

ELIJAH is remaining operational during the current coronavirus outbreak to provide the expert digital forensics, eDiscovery, cybersecurity, and information technology services on which our clients have come to rely. We value the safety of our clients and employees, and accordingly wanted to update you on recommendations and precautions relating to our services. ELIJAH has the capability to perform the vast majority of our work remotely. This includes the remote digital forensic collections of a wide variety of computers, servers, phones, email accounts, social media accounts, and other data. Although we are continuing in-person forensic collections as well at this time, we encourage our clients to discuss remote imaging alternatives, which are equally forensically sound and are consistent with social distancing. Although no ELIJAH personnel currently have tested positive or exhibited any coronavirus systems, any ELIJAH personnel who have traveled overseas or otherwise been in a high-risk environment will seek medical… Read more »


Chicago, IL: ELIJAH, a leading provider of digital forensics data collection and investigation services, was part of the team that successfully obtained a $114 million jury award on behalf of its client Hetronic International. Jenner & Block was counsel for Hetronic, and a link to its press release is here. In October 2013, Hetronic International, a manufacturer of industrial radio remote controls, and subsidiary of Methode Electronics, retained ELIJAH to perform digital forensic services related to theft of confidential information by Hetronic’s former president and vice president of accounting. At that first trial, the digital forensic analysis and testimony of ELIJAH Director Jonathan Bobb was an important element of the proceedings, contributing to the court entering an adverse inference jury instruction against the defendant and in favor of Hetronic. The court praised Mr. Bobb for his “candor and professionalism” during his testimony, and noted that he was “cut from a… Read more »

ELIJAH Receives Top National Honors for Digital Forensics and Legal Technology

ELIJAH has been recognized by numerous organizations in 2019 for its outstanding work in digital forensics, eDiscovery, and legal technology. Recognitions in the digital forensics industry included “US Digital Forensics & Expert Testimony Consultancy of the Year” (ACQ5 Global Awards), “Computer Forensic Investigations Provider of the Year” (M&A Today Global Awards), and “Best for Computer Forensics & Expert Testimony Services – USA” (Lawyer International Legal 100). In the eDiscovery field, the ACQ5 Global Awards recognized ELIJAH as “US – E-Discovery Company of the Year”, and the 2019 Corporate USA Today Annual Awards recognized ELIJAH as “Technology Solutions Provider of the Year (Legal) – USA”. “ELIJAH has an amazing group of talented digital forensic examiners and legal technologists on our team, who embody our ‘Better Evidence, Clearly’ motto, said ELIJAH CEO Andy Reisman. “Although we are excited to have our efforts recognized, our primary motivation always will be on meeting exacting… Read more »

ELIJAH Sponsors 2018 Hillman Advocacy Program in Grand Rapids MI

ELIJAH is pleased to be a sponsor of the 37th annual Hillman Advocacy Program, being held on January 17-19, 2018 at the Amway Grand Plaza in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Attending the January 17 reception on behalf of ELIJAH will be Rick Weber, president of ELIJAH, and Wayne Baker, ELIJAH’s Director of Information Security who is based out of ELIJAH’s Grand Rapids office. ELIJAH is proud to support the work of the Hillman Advocacy Program and the Michigan legal community, and has a long history of other charitable endeavors, such as providing pro bono computer forensic assistance in support of clients’ pro bono legal matters. About ELIJAH Founded in 2003, ELIJAH is an industry leader in providing expert digital forensic and cybersecurity solutions. Recent industry recognitions for ELIJAH have included “Digital Forensics Experts of the Year – USA” by the 2017 CV Magazine Corporate Excellence Awards,” “Digital Forensics Provider of the… Read more »