Bernard has in-depth experience of a number of IT systems particularly in server and email environments.
He specialises in the application and management of computer forensics processes. This focus includes conducting investigations, implementation of document and data e-discovery systems, data analysis and data visualisation. His expertise focuses on cybersecurity and digital forensics, data analytics and e-discovery.
Supporting the forensic accountants and investigators at the firm, Bernard has overseen numerous projects involving the acquisition and examination of data from individual PCs and wider computer network systems, including the extraction and examination of large transaction level datasets for investigation or reporting.
Bernard has constructed scaled document review solutions to support individual investigations, ranging from small CD-based options to multiuser internet accessible solutions. He has analyzed databases from live computer networks and backup tapes, and prepared electronic documents, including emails and scanned paper documents for disclosure in commercial litigation cases.
As a forensic technologist involved in cyber events, Bernard is experienced in helping to identify what has taken place and the potential technical solutions available to remedy the problem. He has worked on cyber and digital losses ranging from ransomware and DDoS attacks to system and service interruptions/outages.
Bachelor of Science, computer studies with honors
Master of Science, information security and computer crime