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Theodore W. Robinson

Theodore Robinson’s Legal Guides

239 total


  • HOW TO IMPEACH A WITNESS ON THE WITNESS STAND - Pt 2

    When using a prior statement or prior testimony to impeach a witness it is imperative that you've fully read and studied the prior matter and bookmarked the spots that appear to be ripe for cross-examination. I like to use "stickies" or "yellow notes" that I've written on the ed...

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  • A GREAT WAY TO CHOOSE A LAWYER - AVVO.COM

    Over the last 36 years as an attorney on Long Island, New York, many people have asked me how to find a good lawyer in one particular field or another. Since I've had a lot of experience in a number of areas of law, I've always been able to suggest the right lawyer for the right...

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  • What To Expect When You Go To Supreme Court For A Divorce - Pt. 1

    DON'T BE INTIMIDATED Don't worry. A court case is not the end of the world. You can and will get through it. A law suit is merely a dispute between two or more people or entities that can't be reso

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  • What To Expect When You Go To Supreme Court - Pt. 2

    WHERE DO I GO? HOW DO I GET THERE? In Nassau County, Long Island, New York, the Supreme Court is located at 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola which is in the middle of Nassau County. The builidng si

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  • Beware Of Strangers Who Want To Give You Money - Especially On The Internet!

    THE SET-UP INVITATION Many people over the last five or more years have gotten emails from other continents, especially Africa, informing them that the writer has a father or relative who left them a

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  • Beware Of Strangers Who Want To Give You Money - Part 2

    NOW COMES THE HOOK! Once they have you agree to assist them by running their estate through your name or by telling you that you are a long lost beneficiary, they will arrange to send you a check. T

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  • Beware Of Strangers Who Want To Give You Money - Part 3

    THE BANK HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR A CHECK THEY TOLD YOU HAD CLEARED Here's the real controversial part of this Guide. I've had this type of case and the bank that "cleared" the check did so prematu

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  • Beware Of Strangers Who Want To Give You Money - Part 4

    REALITY SETS IN Now you're left with no money left in your bank account and no way to communicate with the internet scammers and the bank wants the rest of the money that's missing - and they want it

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  • Beware Of Strangers Who Want To Give You Money - Conclusion

    WHY ME? HOW COULD THIS HAVE HAPPENED? When you finally finish with this entire episode in your life, you will say to yourself that you can't understand how this all happened to you. What did I do t

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  • How To Impeach A Witness On The Witness Stand - Pt 3

    Perhaps the best way to impeach a witness is to catch him/her in a lie and one of the best ways to tell if someone is lying is to see if they are consistent when they tell the same story repeatedly. I always point out to juries that people who tell the truth don't have to try ve...

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