Mr. John Carney

Carney Forensics

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Chief Technology Officer and digital forensics examiner at Carney Forensics in Minnesota. Strategic evidence consultant and expert witness. Attorney admitted in the State of Minnesota and the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota.

Carney Forensics retrieves hard-to-find digital evidence from mobile devices, computers, social media, web mail, and other cloud sources. We leverage state-of-the-art tools and methods in support of criminal and civil litigation and investigations. We offer half hour consultations on new cases and investigations at no charge. Give us a call to find out if we can recover needed evidence.

We provide instructive and entertaining continuing education courses and CLEs on digital forensics for attorneys, paralegals, and private investigators nationwide at no charge.

Our digital forensic services include:

o Mobile Devices including Phones, Tablets, Cameras and DVRs
o GPS and Personal Navigation Devices
o Social Media, Web Mail and Cloud Documents
o Personal Computers including Windows Desktops, Laptops, and Macs
o Electronic Documents and their Metadata
o Mobile e-Discovery for Civil Litigation
o e-Discovery Identification and Forensic Collections
o Litigation Readiness for Mobile Apps including Script Development and Plug-ins


Mitchell Hamline School of Law
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Juris Doctor, 2006
Computer Law, Dispute Resolution
2002 To 2005

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Bachelors of Science, 1976
Computer Science, Media Arts and Sciences
1972 To 1976
Advisor: Nicholas Negroponte

Job History

Carney Forensics
President and Digital Forensic Examiner
December 2008 - present