Mr. Shaffer joined Stroz Friedberg in 2017, after 3 years at another consulting firm and 25 years with the United States Secret Service as a Senior Special Agent and Director of the top-ranked Secret Service Digital Forensics Laboratory.
Mr. Shaffer has extensive and varied experience as an investigator, physical and personal protection specialist, counter-terrorism specialist, Team Leader, and digital forensic examiner.
Mr. Shaffer was nominated on separate occasions for Secret Service Agent of the Year and Texas Law Enforcement Agent of the Year. He has worked on hundreds of forensic investigations related to cybercrime, IP theft, fraud, terrorism, kidnapping, and murder. He has investigated cases across numerous industries including energy, retail, banking, healthcare, telecommunications, and federal/state governments.
Mr. Shaffer’s areas of focus have been incident responses, compromise assessment, digital forensics, e-discovery, and litigation support.