Meet The Team
eDiscovery Team | Key Contacts
Individually, CYFOR’s Digital Forensic and eDiscovery personnel are recognised as some of the industry’s leading specialists. We take great pride in our eDiscovery team, who are Relativity Certified Administrators and experts in Relativity Analytics & Technology Assisted Review. As a collective, their combined expertise becomes even more powerful for the most complex of cases, while going above and beyond to exceed client expectations.
Danielle Neil | eDiscovery Manager
Danielle holds a First Class Honours in Forensic Computing (BSc Hons) and has over seven years’ industry experience. Her career started within Cheshire Constabulary’s Hi-Tech Crime Unit, which allowed her to maximise her digital forensics skills. As an eDiscovery professional she is more than competent in maximising a range of powerful review platforms and successfully leads CYFOR’s eDiscovery team, applying her expertise to numerous investigations.
Luke Holden | eDiscovery Specialist
As an eDiscovery specialist, Luke is fully experienced in utilising advanced analytical software, such as Relativity and Nuix. With over five years’ experience and a First Class Honours in Computer Forensics (BSc), he possesses exceptional digital forensic skills, which complement his eDiscovery background. As such, he is frequently called upon as an expert witness to present evidence in court, which has included The Royal Court of Justice.
Paula Forrest | eDiscovery Specialist
With a comprehensive skillset in advanced eDiscovery software, Paula specialises in social media investigations, with a degree in BA (Hons) Criminology & Sociology, and a Masters qualification in Forensic Document Analysis. Her role as an Intelligence Analyst within the Cheshire Constabulary earned her a Chief Constable’s Commendation, and two Chief Superintendent’s Commendations, for exceptional analytic skills within high profile cases.
Talha Ali | eDiscovery Specialist
Bond Solon expert witness trained, Talha has presented evidence in court within many dispute resolution and litigation matters. Possessing a First Class Honours in Forensic Computing, Talha’s digital forensic knowledge, combined with his proficient knowledge of eDiscovery disciplines, allow him to approach investigative matters with a thoroughly professional understanding.
Lawrie Hall | Associate Director
Lawrie is responsible for all eDiscovery operations within the business and leads CYFOR’s eDiscovery and Digital Forensic professionals. Extensive project management and consultancy on a vast range of high profile and complex electronic disclosure investigations has positioned Lawrie as an expert within eDiscovery. Advanced technical proficiency across online review platforms combined with his industry experience, allows Lawrie to provide exceptional advice within the most complex litigation matters.
Amy Finer LLB (Hons) | Senior Case Manager
As a law graduate, Amy has a thoroughly professional understanding of the critical elements within each stage of the eDiscovery process, as well as how best to advise her client’s on the challenges and obligations faced in terms of disclosure. This has allowed her to adopt a more consultative approach to the numerous, complex and multi-jurisdictional projects she undertakes. Working closely with CYFOR’s investigation teams, she can also effectively advise on how investigatory forensics can strengthen legal cases.