Donald H Godi

Mr. Donald H Godi

Donald H. Godi & Associates, Inc.
7805 West Hampden Avenue
Lakewood , CO 80227
Office: 303-989-2853
Fax: 303-989-2854

Introduction

Don Godi is a licensed professional landscape architect and a Registered Consulting Arborist who specializes in litigation support as a highly qualified expert witness and a tree and landscape appraiser.

With over 42 years of experience as principal of Donald H. Godi and Associates, Inc., he has maintained responsibility for comprehensive projects as practitioner, construction manager, evaluator, arborist and teacher. He is qualfied to evaluate standards of the industry in both design, specifications and landscape construction.

With a background in horticulture and arboriculture as a Registered Consulting Arborist, he is uniquely positioned to provide landscape and tree appraisals.


Areas of Expertise

  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Reconstruction & Safety
  • Construction
  • Construction Damages
  • Construction Site
  • Forestry
  • Home Inspections
  • Land Use & Zoning
  • Landscape Design
  • Personal Injury
  • Risk Management
  • Tree/Arborist
  • Trees Appraisal

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: see resume.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: see resume.
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: see resume.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: None
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Please see attached information.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Landscape Architecture, Construction Management, Drainage, Tree Appraisals, Irrigation Design, Standards of the Industry, Hazard Trees, Herbicide Damage, Criminal Trespass, Nursery Inventory Value,
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: approximately 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: approximately 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: dozens
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: within the past few months
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: dozens
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: dozens
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 35+
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: consulting, reports, site inspections, plan and specifications evaluation, design evaluation, project management evaluation, construction management evaluation, construction technique evaluation, cost estimates
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: Negotiable
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: Negotiable
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: Negotiable
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: Negotiable
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel, per diem, testing, reproduction, evidence storage, outside consultants.


References

References upon request.