Former Secret Services Special Agent Jason Tanner Hired as TERIS' Lead Forensic Consultant

PALO ALTO, CA – May 25, 2011 – TERIS, one of the leading litigation support solution providers in the country, today announced Jason Tanner as their new Forensics Consultant for TERIS Bay Area. TERIS has rapidly built a reputation in offering eDiscovery, digital forensic consultation and litigation services to corporate and legal firms throughout California.

A former Special Agent for the U.S Secret Service, Tanner is an experienced Forensic expert. He has received his training from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and was named as one of the top ten forensic examiners by the U.S Secret Service. Tanner is well-versed in with practical knowledge and understanding of the latest digital forensic tools and techniques. With his knowledge and experience, he is able to conduct forensic acquisitions and analyses of various digital machines and devices. Tanner also worked as a Computer Forensic Investigator at the Alameda County Crime Lab as part of the Secret Service’s ECTF.

Kevin Brooks, Executive Vice President of TERIS Northern California said, “Jason’s qualifications and achievements are impressive. We are honored to have such an experienced expert on our team and we know that that his addition will provide tremendous value for our clients as well as for TERIS.”

Tanner’s roles and responsibilities for TERIS include working with a large Fortune 500 Internet company’s legal and risk management team as TERIS’s lead analyst for forensic investigations. This includes forensic investigation regarding cases such as IP theft, sensitive departures and copyright infringement.. Tanner will also be responsible for preparation of detailed reports for client legal teams.

Tanner holds a bachelors degree in History awarded by the University of South Carolina. Hi is also a certified computer Examiner (CCE), EnCase Certified Forensic Examiner (EnCE) and the Comptia A+ Certified Technician .He is a member High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA), the High Tech Crimes Consortium (HTCC).


Founded in 1996, TERIS is one of the nation’s leading litigation support firms, providing sophisticated eDiscovery and related legal support solutions to corporate legal teams and law firms across the U.S. and internationally. TERIS’ staff of over 300 was named one of the top 20 e-discovery service providers by industry researcher Socha-Gelbmann in 2008. The company has offices in Seattle, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Diego, Phoenix, Austin, Dallas, Houston, and Chicago. To learn more about TERIS, visit or follow the company on Twitter at for Facebook at

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