Darian serves as a senior associate with a specialty in online open-source research techniques and brings her expertise in complex social media, cryptocurrency, and digital research investigations to her work on pre-transactional due diligence and investigations for investors and litigators. She also serves as our IT & Cybersecurity Lead.

Prior to joining Quinlan Partners, Darian was an analyst at a cyber intelligence company, investigating fraud conducted on online channels for a multinational financial institution and supervising a team of analysts conducting fraud investigations for a multinational transportation network. Darian also worked as an analyst with a focus on human trafficking at a cyber forensics research lab and has previously spoken on the topic at a summit on human trafficking. She has worked on behalf of federal law enforcement supporting regional human trafficking investigations. Darian holds a bachelor’s in digital forensics from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.