Monthly Archives: February 2012

"MY HONOR IS DEARER TO ME THAN MY LIFE…HONESTY IS THE BEST POLICY" CERVANTES-DON QUIXOTE

I have often been compared to Don Quixote. However, I  do not tell you this to elevate myself over anyone else. I tell you this because I have always been very uncomfortable living with or being part of a lie … Continue reading

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HIRING A DOCUMENT EXAMINER/HANDWRITING EXPERT-ATTORNEY- EXPERT RELATIONSHIP

You have finally made a decision to hire a document examiner/handwriting expert. Hopefully, it is not a week before the trial, though I do understand, perhaps better than most that true emergencies can come up, like when my client and … Continue reading

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THE PARADOX AND MYTH OF SIGNATURE AND HANDWRITING AUTHENTICATION

In principle the science of signature and handwriting authentication is quite simple: If the writing and signatures are similar to the eye, they must be genuine or of comon authorship and if they are different to the eye they must … Continue reading

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THE STATE OF THE FIELD OF DOCUMENT EXAMINATIN-INDEED ALL OF BUSINESS ITS "LINSANITY" OR SHALL WE SAY LUNACY

Hi With the recent rise of baksetball star Jeremy Lin it is becoming ever clearer that the MBA’s are taking over the NBA and  the world of sports–just make that the entire world.. Its not a new idea, mind you, its … Continue reading

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LEAVING THINGS UNSAID-WHAT SHALL WE DO?

Hi All As most of you now know, I work as a Document Examiner and Handwriting Expert. which I have been for over 35 years. Two of my duties, in fact one can argue, my primary duties are to write report … Continue reading

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COMPETENT AND EXPERIENCED HANDWRITING EXPERTS & DOCUMENT EXAMINERS DON'T WORK PART TIME-HIRE FULL TIME EXPERTS WHO HAVE WORKED IN THE FIELD THEIR WHOLE WORKING LIFE AND WHO KNOW & FOLLOW SCIENTIFIC AND LEGAL AUTHORITY AND CAN PRODUCE FAVORABLE JUDICIAL COMMENT ABOUT THEIR TESTIMONY

Hi All First of all, I want to thank everyone for the thousands of responses I have reccived on my blog: “Hiring a Document Examiner-Handwriting Expert.” and subsequent additions and revisions As so often happens with blogs, new information comes … Continue reading

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IMPEACHMENT OF DOCUMENT EXAMINERS AND HANDWRITING EXPERTS IN COURT-HOW ITS DONE.

Hi   One of the things I do as a document examiner/handwriting expert is to hire out my services as a confidential consultant to trial lawyers  seeking to impeach the testimony of Document Examiners and Handwriting Experts against whom they … Continue reading

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GOD ONLY REQUIRES SIX THINGS TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN LIFE-LOVE YOUR FELLOW MAN-LEARN ALL YOU CAN-BE TOTALLY HONEST AT ALL TIMES-SHARE THE GIFTS HE GAVE YOU AND HELP THOSE LESS FORTUNATE AND LASTLY AND PERHAPS MOST IMPORTANT OF ALL-TREAT YOUR BODY AND MIND AS A SACRED TEMPLE TO BE GIVEN UTMOST RESPECT

Hi We all live in a very complex and hectic world today. Computers, electronics, cars, planes and many other things were designed to make our lives easier. Instead they make life more complex and stressful. Deep inside we all yearn … Continue reading

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MY COMPANY IS ROBERT J PHILLIPS & ASSOCIATES-IT SHOULD BE "AND FRIENDS" THE VALUE OF FRIENDSHIPS IN BUSINESS

As business people and “handwriting experts/document examiners” we form associations to fill in the gaps of our training. Afterall, we can’t be expert in every area of Questioned Documents, since the field is quite complex AND scientific,   so we associate ourselves … Continue reading

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