Expert Tree Consultant – Consulting Forensic Arborist

Are you an attorney looking for an expert forensic arborist in trees or other landscape-related matters? Are you an insurance company looking for an expert opinion regarding an appraisal or damage claim?

Joe Samnik, Consulting Forensic Arborist
Joe Samnik, Consulting Forensic Arborist

I serve as a consulting forensic arborist in the areas of trees, landscapes, and related “Green Industry” matters. I have been named as an expert in over 1,000 litigation matters in small claims, civil, federal, criminal, and eminent domain courts of law.

From product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, and eminent domain, my representation is almost always 50-50 plaintiff/defendant. My opinion has never been stricken or restricted. My appraisal portfolio exceeds $300 million in value.

I have consulted now for over 54 years, having been trained by the country’s finest property rights attorneys.

We may have an opportunity of working together with a mutual acknowledgment of the following:

  1. I have the absolute expertise that may be applied to your case. If I do not have that expertise, I shall refer to you an expert who does.
  2. There are no conflicts of interest.
  3. I have the time to devote to your matter.
  4. There is the right chemistry between us as it relates to that which you seek in the legal system.

I do not charge for initial consultations or teleconference meetings. Pictures or other abbreviated knowledge and materials you may have regarding your case are welcome. I will review materials submitted to me as a professional courtesy and under the strictest of confidence. Please do not call to contaminate me. Please do not call if you represent a settlement mill.

I do not require a retainer or a contract, providing I am doing business with you or your law firm. Should you or your firm require a retainer or a written contract, please advise.

You are always welcome to call me directly on my cell phone: 727-410-5797.

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