Matthew D. Ellwood


Matthew D. Ellwood is a member of the ellwood Evidence team. An EnCase Certified Examiner and an EnCase Certified eDiscovery Practitioner with a bachelor’s degree in political science, he is always looking to further his education. A member of the High Technology Crime Investigation Association, Ontario Chapter.  Matthew specializes in digital forensics and eDiscovery, continuously expanding his forensic knowledge in this ever-evolving technological realm.



EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE)

EnCase Certified eDiscovery Practitioner (EnCEP)

Guidance Software



BlackBag Technologies - May 2014

  • Essential Forensic Techniques I 

Guidance Software - September 2012 - June 2013

  • First Responder Training with EnCase Forensic, Tableau and EnCase Portable
  • EnCase Computer Forensics I
  • EnCase Computer Forensics II
  • EnCase V7 EnCE Prep Course
  • EnCase Advanced Internet Examinations
  • EnCase Enterprise Examinations
  • EnCase eDiscovery V5
  • EnCase Advanced Computer Forensics
  • EnCase Macintosh & Linux Examinations
  • EnCase NTFS Examinations
  • EnCase Cybersecurity
  • CEIC 2013 - Orlando, FL
  • CEIC2014 - Las Vegas, NV


CXIT401 A+, The Chang School 

Ryerson University - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Bachelor of Arts Graduate, Political Science (September 2010 – June 2012)

Brock University – St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada


Volunteer Experience

Auxiliary Constable, Ontario Provincial Police (2010- Present)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Crisis Responder, Victim Services Niagara (2011 – 2013)
Niagara Region