Paul Robinette
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Name Paul Robinette
Title Defense Attorney
Assistant District Attorney (former)
Affiliation Manhattan District Attorney's Office (former)
Occupation Attorney
Status Alive
Actor Richard Brooks
First Appearance L&O: "Prescription for Death"
Last Appearance CJ: "Uncertainty Principle"

Paul Robinette was an Assistant District Attorney on Law & Order from the pilot episode in 1990 until the final episode of the third season, "Benevolence", in 1993. He later returned as a defense attorney who specialized in using racism as a defense for his clients, and then develops a subspecialty defending cops.

In 2017, Robinette traveled to Chicago to defend CPD Officer Kevin Atwater at the request of Sergeant Hank Voight, where he went up against Benjamin Stone's son, Assistant State's Attorney Peter Stone. (CJ: "Uncertainty Principle")

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Icon L&O.jpg Law & Order - Main Characters

Senior Detectives: Max GreeveyPhil CerretaLennie BriscoeJoe FontanaEd GreenCyrus Lupo

Junior Detectives: Mike LoganRey CurtisEd GreenNick FalcoNina CassadyCyrus LupoKevin Bernard

Commanding Officers: Captain Donald Cragen • Lieutenant Anita Van Buren


Executive Assistant District Attorneys: Benjamin StoneJack McCoyMichael Cutter

Assistant District Attorneys: Paul RobinetteClaire KincaidJamie RossAbbie CarmichaelSerena SoutherlynAlexandra BorgiaConnie Rubirosa

District Attorneys: Adam SchiffNora LewinArthur BranchJack McCoy


Elizabeth OlivetAlfred Wentworth

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