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What You Need to Know About Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity

12:55      Welcome and Introductions

1:00        Security, You and Your Firm

Richard Krenmayer, Stasmayer, Charleston, SC

In this session, learn the latest trends and topics in cybersecurity appertaining to you, your firm and your clients in 2023.

2:33        Break

2:43        Digital Forensics for Legal Practitioners

Chris Foreman, Barefoot Professional Investigations, Charlotte
Micah Sturgis, Barefoot Professional Investigations, Charlotte

Receive a high-level overview of the ins and outs of digital forensics, including both computer and mobile device extraction, and the value it can bring to your firm's cases. This session covers the preservation of digital evidence, what can and cannot be obtained through digital forensics, the value of utilizing digital data to support your casework, and digital search protocol best practices.

4:13        Adjourn

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The world of technology gets more complicated by the day. In this CLE, receive updates on the latest trends and topics in cybersecurity and then dive into digital forensics.


  • Chris Foreman

    Chris Foreman is President of Barefoot Professional Investigations in Charlotte. He focuses on enabling growth opportunities, both from a service offering and geographic standpoint, as well as driving continuous operational improvement throughout the organization. His passion lies in building teams that, in turn, provide exceptional service and a successful client experience.

    Prior to Barefoot, Chris spent ten years in the consulting sector as a strategy manager at Accenture Consulting and PwC where he led a variety of large, multi-million-dollar operational programs for Fortune100 companies. In consulting, he specialized in corporate growth strategy as well as operational process improvement initiatives across several industries including professional services, retail, and consumer packaged goods.

    Chris earned his B.S. in Business Administration, Logistics, Management, Collateral - International Business from the University of Tennessee and his M.B.A. from Emory University - Goizueta Business School.

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  • Richard Krenmayer

    Richard Krenmayer the co-founder and CEO of Stasmayer, Incorporated, a Managed IT and IT Security company in Charleston, SC. He attended the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth with his business partner, David Stasaitis, where they both received a B.S. degree in Business Information Systems and started Stasmayer.

    As cybersecurity continues to evolve and come to the forefront of everyone's mind in business, Rick has given multiple speeches and CLEs to provide a call to action on the subject. He is also a co-author for the latest edition of the South Carolina BAR's Paralegal Survival Guide having written the section on cybersecurity.

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  • Micah Sturgis

    Micah Sturgis is the Director of Digital Forensics at Barefoot Professional Investigations in Charlotte. He is an accomplished Forensic Examiner who began his career in law enforcement where he served in many capacities.

    During his law enforcement tenure, Micah formed the Digital Forensics program at the Cleveland County Sheriff's Office and was the Agency Contact for the NC Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (NCICAC). After 14 years of serving the citizens of Cleveland County, he took a position as a Digital Forensic Examiner for a private firm in the Charlotte area where he worked with law firms across the country, examining digital evidence involved in their cases.

    Micah also spent time at Wells Fargo as a Digital Forensic Investigator, where he investigated employee theft, data breaches, money laundering, and other bank regulatory matters. In late 2021, he joined Barefoot Professional Investigations as Director of Digital Forensics, leading all digital forensic cases throughout the Carolinas.

    Micah has been conducting digital forensics for over 15 years. He has been trained in digital forensics by the United States Secret Service at the National Computer Forensics Institute in Hoover, AL. He also received training from the American Academy of Applied Forensics at Central Piedmont Community College in Huntersville, North Carolina.

    Micah has multiple forensic certifications which include his EnCase Certified Examiner certification (EnCE), Cellebrite Certified Mobile Examiner certification (CCME), and Mobile Device Examiner (MDE- US Secret Service).

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May 11, 2023
Thu 12:55 PM EDT

Duration 3H 18M

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