- MA (Cantab) (1972)
- Member of The Academy of Experts MAE (1991)
- Fellow of the British Computer Society FBCS (1993)
- FEWI (2001)
- Chartered Information Technology Practitioner CITP (2004)
Expert Witness Snapshot
Michael J L Turner is an established expert witness on computer evidence. His expert evidence helps the
court to assess whether data from a computer system used as evidence is original, authentic, accurate and complete; corroborated by other computer evidence; correctly interpreted; and reliable as evidence.
Twenty-five years as an expert witness on computer data in over 200 civil and criminal cases including Blackmail, Computer Misuse, Confidential information, Employment, False Accounting, Fraud, Immigration, Intimidation of witnesses, Jury prejudice, Libel, Money Laundering, Murder and Manslaughter, Perverting the course of justice, Sexual Harassment, Software Copyright, Terrorism.
Expert Advice - Authenticity, Accuracy, Certainty, Reliability
Questioned documents: e-mails, Database (e.g. ANPR) records, audit trails and logs
Verification of findings of previous investigations
Expert Determination (Questioned Documents, Software copyright)
Legal Aid work undertaken including Very High Cost cases (VHCC). Pro Bono work.