Charles A. Nettleman, III, PhD, Esq, PLS Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

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  • Additional States: Florida
  • Company: Nettleman Land Consultants, Inc.
  • Phone: (404) 539-3050
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Land Surveying

Keywords/Search Terms:

Land Boundary, Land Title, Land Easements, Adverse Possession, Surveyor Negligence, Land Surveyor, Standard of Care, Texas Surveyor Certificate of Merit, Water Allocation, Dock Dispute, Riparian Rights, Littoral Rights, Geomatics, Encroachment


BS Land Surveying Engineering , New Mexico State University; MS Geospatial Surveying Engineering, Texas A&M Corpus Christi; PhD Geomatics, University of Florida; JD, Florida International University

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Additional Information

Dr. Tony Nettleman is a professional land surveyor in twelve states (Florida, Texas, New Mexico, California, Alabama, South Dakota, West Virginia, Kentucky, Nevada, Virginia, Louisiana, and Ohio) as well as a licensed attorney in Florida. Tony is a nationally recognized author and co-author of land surveying textbooks including Clark on Surveying, Evidence & Procedure for Boundary Location, and Brown’s Boundary Control. These books have collectively been cited over 200 times in state courts nationwide. Tony also publishes extensively in peer-reviewed and trade journals. Dr. Nettleman has helped hundreds of landowners resolve land disputes in over a dozen nationwide courts. His testimony has never been successfully Daubert challenged, and he greatly enjoys fieldwork, land research, and testifying. Dr. Nettleman’s practice areas include boundary, easement, title, riparian, and negligence claims. Additionally, Tony teaches university courses as a professor, lectures nationwide to audiences of surveyors in one-day seminars, and has helped hundreds of students gain their surveying licenses. Dr. Nettleman is also an officer/committee member with the International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) and the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS).