Digital Forensics and Data Collection

With the prolific growth of electronically stored information, your haystacks keep growing bigger and finding that vital piece of evidence doesn’t just cost money and time. It requires specialized technology and certified experts with proven techniques capable of examining and defensibly collecting relevant ESI with  cost-effective, high-quality results. Our technical expertise, licensed examiners, and forensic consulting help you make informed decisions about the approach to ESI through proven processes.

When you partner with a seasoned forensic expert like Elite Discovery, you gain specialized digital forensic tools required to defensibly and securely collect ESI without causing spoliation. Our experts help you navigate this process, pulling from our extensive collection of forensic tools to apply the most appropriate application to each unique scenario. The collection strategies we employ will mitigate costs involved throughout the rest of the litigation life cycle.

Elite Discovery experts will be part of your digital forensic investigation every step of the way, including:

  • ESI strategy consultations

  • Identifying relevant ESI

  • Preservation of ESI

  • Collection of ESI from all sources

  • ESI/data culling

  • Forensic investigations

  • Internal audits and investigations

  • Expert witness & testimony

Our experts have years of experience performing complex data collections and analyses in order to preserve and assess data from cloud services, mobile devices, laptop and desktop computers, enterprise-class servers and many other devices.

5 quintillion bytes of data is created each day at our current pace. Over the last two years alone 90% of the data in the world was generated, much of which resides on digital devices that are discoverable.

62% of attorney’s polled most feared the spoliation risks associated with a custodian’s self-preservation effort, yet in a survey of corporate counsel, 47% of organizations are relying on custodian self-preservation more than 75% of the time.

By 2020, there will be more than 50 billion smart connected devices in the world, collecting, analyzing and storing data.

Let us assist with your digital forensic or data collection project.


Trust Us to Testify for You

Our digital forensics experts are certified computer examiners and licensed private investigators. They have years of experience spanning both civil and criminal matters and have been recognized in both state and federal courts for their expertise. Rest assured that when it comes time to testify on your behalf, Elite Discovery is on your side.


At Elite Discovery, we take data security very seriously. Data transferred into our custody is handled using methods common to most law enforcement agencies:

  • Data is diligently and defensibly tracked.

  • Our evidence lab is secured by biometric locks and closed-circuit security cameras

  • Data lockers built to withstand heat and moisture guarantee the safety of your devices while in our possession

Accolades & Awards