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Robert G.

Philosophy, Law, ESL (for Japanese speakers), Public Speaking, Debate

White Plains, NY (10603)

Travel radius
40 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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I hold a B.A. degree in philosophy from Morehouse College and a Juris Doctor degree from New York University School of Law. I am a practicing trial attorney in New York City.

My areas of expertise are: law, philosophy, philosophy of religion, political theory, mock trial, deposition strategy, and trial advocacy.

I am also a very good public speaking and debate coach with expertise in both oral and written debate and the use of Microsoft PowerPoint.

Finally, I also teach English to students from Japan and Korea and can also teach basic Japanese.

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Robert’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, General Computer, Japanese, Law, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese
Business:
Law, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
History:
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Japanese
Science:
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
English:
ESL/ESOL, Public Speaking

Law

I am a trial attorney and have practiced for almost 10 years in civil litigation in New York City. I have a JD degree from New York University school of Law and have a lot of experience tutoring first year law students in case briefing, and exam analysis.

Philosophy

I have a BA degree in Philosophy and also studied under Ronald Dworkin, Thomas Nagel, and Liam Murphy while I was in law school at New York University. I've substitute taught for undergraduate philosophy classes and have extensive experience tutoring students in philosophy.

Public Speaking

I have undergraduate coursework in argumentation and debate. In addition, I am also a trial attorney working for the City of New York with 7 years experience as an attorney and delivering trial presentations in front of juries. Likewise I taught history on the high school level. These experiences give me a grounding in the elements of public speaking, presentations, and public communications.

Religion

I have a B.A. degree in philosophy, however the course work for this major included many classes in religion including course work in Judaism, Christianity, Theology, the psychology of religion, introduction to religion, Old Testament, the philosophy of religion, etc. I am as proficient in religion I am in philosophy and have enough credits for a minor in religion, however I simply did not declare a minor while in school so it is not an official title. I also continue to study religions well after graduating college.

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Education

Morehouse College

New York University School of Law (J.D.)

Excellent public speaking coach I've been working with Robert for some time. When I first started I was extremely nervous about public speaking and unsure if I could ever improve. Robert gave me insightful feedback about ways to improve. I have learned how to modulate my voice and adjust the pace of my delivery. He also helped me realize what I was already doing well, which has helped improve my confidence. I now regularly g ...

— Lisa from Briarcliff Manor, NY on 5/30/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

My rate is open to negotiation depending on the student and depending on the project.

Travel policy

Robert will travel within 40 miles of White Plains, NY 10603.

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