Matthew D. Ellwood

(416) 918-6046

(416) 410-8191 x512


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 is certified as an Expert Witness in the Ontario Court of Justice and 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

Certified Blacklight Examiner (CBE)

Certified Mobilyze Operator (CMO)

BlackBag Technologies


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
  • CEIC 2014 - 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