ELIJAH has a long-standing presence and history in central Illinois. Supported by its Chicago headquarters, ELIJAH serves clients in central Illinois from its local office in Champaign-Urbana. Although ELIJAH offers a variety of remote solutions for clients in all areas, we are in easy driving distance from our clients in Bloomington-Normal, Danville, Decatur, Kankakee, Peoria, and Springfield, among other local areas. Over the years, ELIJAH has worked on a variety of Illinois’ highest profile digital forensics and eDiscovery matters. One of the most newsworthy was the investigation of then-governor Rod Blagojevich. ELIJAH has performed work for many of the region’s largest employers, including universities, insurers, manufacturers, and other organizations.
ELIJAH’s Champaign office is managed by Troy Babbs , who has worked with ELIJAH since November 2017 and has strong ties to the central Illinois community, including a master’s degree in Data Curation from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University including a minor in Applied Computer Science. Prior to joining ELIJAH, Troy was a Project Coordinator at UIUC’s University Library, and served as a Teaching Assistant at the UIUC School of Information Sciences. A life-long resident of central Illinois, Troy is well-positioned to assist and advise clients in the region regarding how to best meet their digital forensics, electronic discovery, and cybersecurity needs.
ELIJAH CEO Andy Reisman also has long-standing ties to central Illinois, having earned his law degree from the University of Illinois College of Law, and his bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University. Andy also worked in Springfield, Illinois as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Harlington Wood Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and has testified as an expert in digital forensics and eDiscovery in Illinois federal and state courts.
Founded in 2003, ELIJAH’s corporate culture is rooted in confidentiality, integrity, and expertise, leading to its recognition by The Silicon Review as one of the 50 most trustworthy companies in the United States. Over the years, ELIJAH has received numerous industry recognitions for its award-winning digital forensics, eDiscovery, cybersecurity, and information technology expertise.