Thomas Lonardo, Esq. is an Associate Professor in the School of Justice Studies and Mario J. Gabelli School of Business. Professor Lonardo possesses a BS and MBA from Bryant University as well as a Juris Doctor from Roger Williams University School of Law. He has been teaching in higher education for over 15 years. Professor Lonardo has taught courses in Computer Forensic Law, Business Law, Criminal Justice and Financial Accounting. Professor Lonardo has given a number of presentations and authored articles relating to Computer Forensic Law and Practice. His publications address Fourth Amendment privacy issues in Computer Forensics as well as the licensing of Computer Forensic professionals in the US. He is also a coach of the RWU mock trial team. He has 20 years’ of experience in the financial services industry in various management capacities. Professor Lonardo is a member of the Rhode Island, Massachusetts and federal bar associations.