HMI brings dedication, drive and extensive experience to each of our clients, to provide them with world-class service and expertise through every step of an insurance or a legal claim.

HMI’s team of expert and knowledgeable green industry professionals enables us to support a broad range of insurance and legal applications for our clients. To provide an exceptional level of service, we staff each assignment with a diverse team of experts with backgrounds in arboriculture, horticulture, law, finance, risk management, property and construction management, engineering, water and soil science and more. This integrated approach provides our clients with a comprehensive solution to their business needs.

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What makes HMI different?

Professionalism - Expertise -   Knowledge -  Experience

HMI works with the nation's largest insurance carriers and some of the most prestigious law firms. Our service is designed to provide evidence-based, expert opinions on complex matters involving outdoor assets. HMI is very experienced in navigating complicated insurance and legal proceedings and we provide opinion letters, loss reports and other forms of written analysis. Our experts have participated in court proceedings, depositions, mediations and arbitrations.

We know first-hand how complicated handling catastrophe claims can be, which is why we offer services for every stage of the claims life cycle. Whether you are a claims representative looking for a solution for a first- or third-party claim, or you are a lawyer working to settle a claim dispute and subrogation, we can assist you.

Legal & Insurance Services

  • Litigation support for construction deficiencies and property destruction suits
  • Insurance claims support for damage to trees, landscapes, hardscapes and golf courses
  • Subrogation support for claims involving plant material, outdoor property and agricultural land

Our Experts

Continuing Education Classes

HMI provides free Continued Education classes to adjusters in multiple states, to help adjusters learn to most effectively handle catastrophe claims and claims involving trees, shrubs, plants and golf courses. As the weather becomes more severe each year, the need for every adjuster to learn how to properly handle these claims grows.


Sign up with us to receive notifications about our CE classes and to be contacted when our CE classes are available for your area. Classes are presented online and credits are filed with the appropriate Department of Insurance and Certificate of Completion are awarded for no cost.

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