Eric Devlin is currently the CEO of the Lone Star Forensic Group which is a digital forensic company based in Houston, Texas. Eric is a licensed as an attorney by the State Bar of Texas, and as an investigator by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Prior to his work as a forensic examiner he was employed as a Prosecutor with the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, where he served as a District Court Chief and Chief Prosecutor of the Child Exploitation and Cybercrime Section. During his time as a prosecuter he investigated thousands of cybercrime, computer breach, network breach, and child sexual exploitation cases.
Eric is also one of the founders of the Houston Metro Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce which during his time grew from a few part time investigators to one of the largest and most productive taskforces in the United States.
In addition he is also one of the principal creators of the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement’s Cybercrime Certification Program, a first in the nation training for law enforcement in this area and has taught digital forensics and cybercrime across the United States.
After leaving public service, Eric was invited to serve as a Legal Consultant and Forensic Expert on the hit TNT drama, Cold Justice and Cold Justice: Sex Crimes. He traveled across the United States at the invitation of local law enforcement to assist in Cold Case Homicide and Sexual Assault investigations.