Expert Witness

Evergreen Arborist Consultants, Inc. provides comprehensive litigation, consulting, and expert witness testimony on tree and landscape issues. We assist clients during all phases of a dispute, from before the initial legal filing through discovery and trial. The diverse capabilities and skills of our staff enable Evergreen Arborist Consultants, Inc. to meet a variety of industry needs. At Evergreen Arborist Consultants, Inc., we satisfy the unique demands of litigation by providing comprehensive analysis while addressing key issues with clear and concise testimony.

Our background includes hands-on field experience in landscape maintenance, landscape construction, drainage and irrigation management, tree care and tree management, and tree and plant appraisal. Our extensive education and experience, as well as our problem-solving approach, make us an excellent choice as a consultant on a wide variety of legal issues related to horticulture and landscape. We specialize in conducting detailed investigations and providing independent analysis, as well as expert witness testimony for premises liability, construction defect, trespass, inverse condemnation, negligence, tree roots, eminent domain, and tree nuisance cases.

Mr. Green has served as an expert witness, technical consultant or forensic investigator for cases up to $22,000,000. He has testified at bench and jury trials, at over 65 depositions, 75 mediations and arbitrations. Additionally, he has performed over 3,000 tree appraisals and tree risk & hazard assessments, over 350 urban and wildfire fire damage claims, tree protection reports for construction projects, tree root analysis, tree trunk damage, and personal injury and property damage cases. Our clients are a mix of defense and plaintiff cases.

The results speak for themselves. Time and time again, his work has resulted in saving millions of dollars in damages as well as providing support resulting in awarding millions of dollars.

Professional Registrations for Evergreen Arborist Consulting, Inc.:

  • M.S. Degree, Plant Science, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • American Society of Consulting Arborists (ASCA) Consulting Arborist
  • Certified Arborist. International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
  • California Licensed Pesticide Applicator (QAL) and Consultant
  • California Licensed California Landscape Contractor (C-27)