lawyer

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lawyer who pleads cases in court advocate , counsel , counsellor , counselor , counselor-at-law , pleader
United States politician and lawyer; vice president of the United States (1877-1956) Alben Barkley , Alben William Barkley , Barkley
unethical lawyer who incites accident victims to sue ambulance chaser
United States lawyer involved in several famous court trials (1881-1954) Arthur Garfield Hays , Hays
right of a lawyer to refuse to divulge confidential information from his client attorney-client privilege
responsibility of a lawyer to act in the best interests of the client attorney-client relation , lawyer-client relation
British lawyer who speaks in the higher courts of law barrister
United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver and prosecuted John Scopes (1925) for teaching evolution in a Tennessee high school (1860-1925) Boy Orator of the Platte , Bryan , Great Commoner , William Jennings Bryan
United States lawyer famous for his defense of lost causes (1857-1938) Clarence Darrow , Clarence Seward Darrow , Darrow
person who seeks the advice of a lawyer client
hearing to determine legal capacity (to determine whether the defendant can understand the charges and cooperate with a lawyer in preparing a defense) competence hearing
service provided by a professional advisor (e.g., a lawyer or doctor or CPA etc.) consulting service
lawyer who specializes in the business of conveying properties conveyancer
lawyer representing the defendant defense attorney , defense lawyer
(law) a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually conducted in a lawyer's office deposition
act of expelling a lawyer from the practice of law disbarment
lawyer specializing in actions for divorce or annulment divorce lawyer
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812; the poem was later set to music and entitled `The Star-Spangled Banner' (1779-1843) Francis Scott Key , Key
United States lawyer and politician who formulated a production code that prescribed the moral content of United States films from 1930 to 1966 (1879-1954) Hays , Will Hays , William Harrison Hays
United States lawyer who was director of the FBI for 48 years (1895-1972) Hoover , J. Edgar Hoover , John Edgar Hoover
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