I am a partner within our forensic and investigations practice, and lead our digital forensics group. Our team of expert practitioners provide computer forensic, eDiscovery, data analytics and cyber response services across the globe.
I specialise in supporting bribery, corruption, competition law infringement and complex fraud investigations. I am an expert in data governance and have led data collection exercises across the globe. My team utilise cutting edge technologies, coupled with defensible methodologies to achieve timely and cost-effective solutions across the EDRM and the investigation lifecycle.
My team lead on complex data breach response activities and consults on international cyber-attacks and defending businesses from hackers. We are often engaged to address, investigate and provide regulatory responses on the very largest data breaches made public (1 billion+ records).
I have given evidence on crypto-currency forensics, computer forensics, data breach and data record identification and recovery, data segmentation and many other areas of corporate and data governance.
Prior to joining the firm, I trained as a barrister, worked in private legal practice, acted as a regulator at the Financial Conduct Authority and led the digital forensics practice of a boutique firm.
I co-authored the new Civil Procedure Rules on document disclosure (CPR 31B) and the protocols applied in the Technology and Construction Courts. I am a regular public speaker and author on digital investigations. I’m an avid technology enthusiast and passionate about the opportunities of the digital age!
Who’s Who Legal (Digital Forensic Experts) 2020 named Vijay as a Thought Leader for digital forensic matters and says “Vijay Rathour is “a standout in the market”, sources applaud “the breadth and depth of his knowledge on e-disclosure and document production matters.” Vijay has also been ranked by Who’s Who as a “Recommended” Expert in Digital and Data for 2021, and a “Recommended” Investigations Digital Forensic Expert, in 2022.”