Brett Harrison is a Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Technology segment and is based in Washington, DC. Mr. Harrison has more than 25 years of experience related to the forensic examination of computers, computer media, and electronic devices.
Mr. Harrison is a recognized testifying expert in digital forensics and works with clients around the world. His clients include major companies within the areas of technology, banking, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, mining, manufacturing, and other industries. He regularly assists clients through investigations, helping them to understand their options when responding to government subpoenas and requests from opposing parties. He also assists clients in examining the methods and procedures used by opposing digital forensic experts. Mr. Harrison has authored hundreds of expert reports and has testified more than 20 times in areas related to digital forensics, evidence spoliation, electronic discovery, and electronics.
Mr. Harrison’s current focus is on advancing FTI Consulting’s Global Digital Forensic & Investigations practices. His work involves driving the development of new digital forensic experts and with transforming FTI Consulting’s global digital forensic infrastructure to advance expertise, automation, and efficiency.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Harrison was employed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) at its headquarter locations in Washington D.C., Virginia, and Maryland. During much of his 15-year career with the FBI, he worked as an FBI Headquarters Digital Forensics Examiner and also as an FBI Headquarters Supervisor on related programs and projects. He also testified in many high-profile trials, and he led many high-profile computer networking and forensic tool development projects.
Mr. Harrison holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Villanova University.