Craig Earnshaw is a managing director in the FTI Technology practice and is based in the London office that he founded in 2006. For over fifteen years, Craig has worked solely in the electronic evidence field and during this time has amassed considerable experience in both the technical and strategic application of forensic technology for the clients whom he represents.
Mr. Earnshaw provides strategic advice to clients across all areas of FTI’s Technology offering, and provides specific counsel to clients in the areas of European Union-based evidence collection and disclosure, computer-based forensics and electronic data hosting for litigation and regulatory enquiries. His engagement experience includes multi-jurisdictional investigations and regulatory enquiries relating to anti-competitive behaviour, cartels and price-fixing, in addition to fraud, bribery and corruption investigations, intellectual property theft and on-line libel.
Mr. Earnshaw has provided both written and oral expert evidence in the High Court in London, and has testified at depositions in the United States, as well as submitting written expert evidence into other forums such as employment tribunals and arbitrations. In addition to his client service and practice management duties, Mr. Earnshaw is also the global practice leader of FTI’s on-site data collection, processing and review offering: FTI Investigate.
During the course of his career, Mr. Earnshaw has provided forensic technology counsel to clients on some of the most complex and demanding matters that have taken place over the last fifteen years. These matters have required him to undertake detailed work in industries including manufacturing, banking and petrochemicals, and in jurisdictions throughout Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East.
Mr. Earnshaw has authored numerous articles that have been published in the European and US legal and technical press, and is a frequent conference speaker on subjects including multi-jurisdictional investigations and data privacy.
Prior to joining FTI, Mr. Earnshaw was the head of the forensic computing practices at CRA International and Lee & Allen Consulting, which he founded in 1998.