ESTABLISHED 50 YEARS IN ARBORICULTURE AND HORTICULTURE
My Name is Joe Samnik, Founder of Expert Tree Consultants!
Perhaps you are an attorney looking for information with which to impeach me at my deposition or at trial. Perhaps you’re an attorney looking for an expert.Joe has been established now for over 50 years. There are those occasions in which he serves as an expert witness in the areas of trees, landscapes and related “Green Industry” matters. He has been named as an expert witness in over 800 matters. From product liability, personal injury, wrongful death and eminent domain my representation is almost always 50-50 plaintiff/defendant. Joe has been accepted as an expert witness in small claims, civil, federal, criminal and eminent domain courts of law. His opinion has never been stricken or restricted. Joe Samnik was the founding president of the Florida Chapter, International Society of Arboriculture (ISA). He has presented on arboreal topics at over 95 state, regional, and international conferences. Joe has had the honor of presenting at three (3) International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) annual conferences. Joe’s presentation on arboriculture was the anchor talk at the American Society of Landscape Architects annual conferences for the past 6 years. He will be presenting twice at this year’s Florida Association of Native Nurseries (FANN) Annual Conference; his third appearance at this annual showcase of native plants in the southeastern United States. The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation awarded Joe a provider number to educate landscape architects for their continuing education units. Joe’s peer-reviewed courses on arboreal issues have provided thousands of landscape architects continuing education in nineteen (19) states. His presentations on arboreal topics have been awarded continuing education units for architects, professional engineers, state certified pesticide operators(Bureau of Entomology); Members of the Appraisal Institute (MAI); Department of Insurance; Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board; Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences; Contractors and Builders Association through the Construction Industry Licensing Board; Condominium Associates Institute; the American Institute of Architects (AIA); American Society of Consulting Arborists(ASCA); International Society of Arboriculture(ISA); American Society of Landscape Architects(ASLA); and attorneys legal education(CLE).