in propria persona

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in propria persona

[in proh-pree-uh per-soh-nuh]
noun Law.
represented by oneself and not by an attorney. Abbreviation: in pro. per.

Origin:
1645–55; < Latin: in one's own person

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in propria persona (ɪn ˈprəʊprɪə pɜːˈsəʊnə)
 
adv
chiefly law in person; personally

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Example sentences
She could not be introduced in propria persona, still less as another historic character.
The term for someone who represents himself or herself in a legal matter is in propria persona, more commonly known as pro per.
It is difficult to distinguish between an attorney appearing in propria persona and in-house counsel for a law firm.
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