Paul Price is the CEO at Beyond IT, where he assists with the management of the firm’s technical operations in areas of digital forensics, electronic discovery, and incident response. In addition to supervising forensic examiners in the performance of their duties, he maintains an active caseload and conducts digital forensic investigations for civil litigation, criminal matters, internal investigations, and incident response efforts.
Prior to entering the private sector as a consultant, Paul gained invaluable experience and training as a law enforcement officer, where he received certification as a Computer Forensic Examiner. Over the course of his career, he has conducted, assisted, or supervised over 1000 forensic exams for local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies as well as law firms, corporations, and private individuals. His law enforcement background includes specialized assignments in Financial Crimes Investigation, Crime Scene, Computer Forensics, and Counterterrorism. Paul spent the last five years of his law enforcement career on assignment with the FBI working National Security matters and held a TS/SCI security clearance.
Paul has worked on several high-profile engagements including cases dealing with Intellectual Properties, Trade Secrets, Bankruptcy, Embezzlement, Fraud, Commercial Litigation, FCPA, DOJ/SEC investigations and Criminal matters. His work requires him to identify, preserve, analyze, and document electronically stored information (ESI) from computers, servers, mobile devices, and many other sources of ESI for the purposes of evidentiary or root cause analysis. He has been recognized as a forensic expert in legal proceedings in State, Federal and International courts.