attorney-at-law

  • 1 attorney at law — n. A lawyer admitted by a court to practice law in a particular jurisdiction, including drafting legal documents and representing clients in court. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney… …

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  • 2 attorney-at-law — index advocate (counselor), attorney, barrister, counsel, counselor, esquire, jurist, lawyer …

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  • 3 attorney–at–law — n pl attorneys–at–law: lawyer compare attorney in fact Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 4 attorney-at-law — atˌtorney at ˈlaw noun attorneys at law PLURALFORM [countable] LAW a formal word for a lawyer in the US: • the business card of Robert McInnes, attorney at law * * * attorney at law UK US noun [C] (US ► LAW the formal name fo …

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  • 5 attorney at law — ● attorn * * * attorney at law, = lawyer. (Cf. ↑lawyer) Usage Attorney at law is the term generally used in the United States by lawyers to indicate their professional status, serving as a title after a lawyer s name in writing: »John Smith,… …

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  • 6 attorney at law — n. a lawyer * * * …

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  • 7 attorney at law — n. a lawyer …

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  • 8 Attorney at law — An attorney at law (or attorney at law) in the United States is a practitioner in a court of law who is legally qualified to prosecute and defend actions in such court on the retainer of clients. Alternative terms include attorney and counselor… …

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  • 9 attorney at law — One of a class of persons who are by license constituted officers of courts of justice, and who are empowered to appear and prosecute and defend, and on whom peculiar duties, responsibilities, and liabilities are devolved in consequence. 7 Am J2d …

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  • 10 attorney-at-law — /euh terr nee euht law /, n., pl. attorneys at law. Law. an officer of the court authorized to appear before it as a representative of a party to a legal controversy. [1530 40] * * * …

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  • 11 attorney-at-law — attor′ney at law′ n. pl. attorneys at law law an officer of the court authorized to appear before it as a representative of a party to a legal controversy • Etymology: 1530–40 …

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  • 12 attorney-at-law — noun (plural attorneys at law) Date: 1768 a practitioner in a court of law who is legally qualified to prosecute and defend actions in such court on the retainer of clients …

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  • 13 attorney-at-law —  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ noun (plural attorneys at law) : a practitioner in a court of law who is legally qualified to prosecute and defend actions in such court on the retainer of clients compare advocate, barrister, lawyer, proctor, solicitor …

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  • 14 attorney at law — noun Law (now chiefly US) a solicitor; an officer of the court authorised to appear before it as representative of a party to a legal controversy …

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  • 15 attorney-at-law — lawyer, barrister, advocate …

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  • 16 Attorney at law (Japan) — form a legal profession in Japan. Attorneys at law are the only individuals authorized to represent others in district courts, high courts, and the Supreme Court, and are also authorized to give advice regarding any matter of… …

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  • 17 List of Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law episodes — This is a list of episodes of the animated television series Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law. The list is in showing order, that is, the order of their first television appearance. Also, before the episode Free Magilla, the creators of Harvey… …

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  • 18 Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law — Title card Format Animated Sitcom Created by Michael Ouweleen Erik Richter (based …

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  • 19 Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law — Título Harvey Birdman, abogado (Latinoamérica) Harvey Birdman (España) Género Serie animada Comedia Creado por Michael Ouweleen Erik Richter (basado en personajes originalmente creados por Hanna Barbera) Voces de Gary Cole …

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  • 20 attorney — at·tor·ney /ə tər nē/ n pl neys [Anglo French atorné legal representative, from past participle of atorner to designate, appoint, from Old French, to prepare, arrange see attorn]: a person authorized to act on another s behalf; esp: lawyer see… …

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