Trent Leavitt

Digital Forensics & eDiscovery Manager

Trent Leavitt

“I love to see the impossible become possible through people, technology and mindful solutions for our clients."

OVERVIEW

Since 2005, Trent has been providing computer forensics, cell phone forensics and eDiscovery solutions to his clients. While some may think of Eide Bailly as the tax and audit company, professionals like Trent round out the services the company provides. Whether it’s investigating intellectual property theft, assisting a law enforcement agency or sifting through cell phone data in a family law case, Trent’s goal is to uncover the truth for his clients. Trent also uses his knowledge as an adjunct instructor at Utah Valley University. Trent has also lectured at Brigham Young University and University of Utah law school.

When working with Trent, clients can expect a business professional with the ability to break down and relay complex technical terms and solutions in a way that they can understand. Trent is passionate not only in what his does but the friendship and trust he fosters with his clients.

When he’s not in the office, you can find Trent at a ranch in Idaho, spending time outdoors with his wife and his four children. Growing up in southeastern Idaho, Trent has a passion for the outdoors whether that means backpacking, hunting or fly-fishing.

QUALIFICATIONS

Designations/Licensures

  • Mobile Device Forensics – Utah Valley University, Instructor (2016 to Present)
  • University of Utah Law School – Guest Lecturer (2016)
  • Brigham Young University – Guest Lecturer (2016)
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners luncheon – Presenter (2017)
  • Utah Paralegal Association annual meeting – Presenter (2017)

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Forensics and Digital Investigation – Champlain College, Burlington, Vt.

KNOWLEDGE

Client Work

  • Provided court expert testimony in various cases.
  • Lead criminal digital forensics investigations for multiple law enforcement agencies.
  • Provided digital forensic services in numerous civil litigation cases including, white-collar, family law, IP theft, etc.
  • Cases include: Commercial litigation, IP theft, fraud, homicide, bank robbery, family law and internal affairs – to name a few.

COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY

Community Involvement

  • Boy Scouts of America, Former Leader
  • Volunteered computer forensics services in more than 60 cases involving kidnapping and human trafficking