lawyer definition

lawyer means, in the Province of Quebec, an advocate or a notary and, in any other province, a barrister or solicitor;
lawyer means a member of the Society and includes a law student registered in the Society’s pre-call training program;
lawyer means a member of the State Bar of California or a person who is admitted in good standing of and eligible to practice before the bar of any United States court or the highest court of the District of Columbia or any state, territory, or insular possession of the United States, or is licensed to practice law in, or is admitted in good standing and eligible to practice before the bar of the highest court of, a foreign country or any political subdivision thereof.

Examples of lawyer in a sentence

  • Lawyer managers, by contrast, will be required to undertake responsibility for a firm’s LLLT owners by expressly assuming responsibility for their conduct to the same extent as they are responsible for the conduct of firm lawyers.

  • He is admitted as an Advocate Lawyer and as a Solicitor in England and Wales.

  • These terms and conditions were created using a document from Rocket Lawyer (https://www.rocketlawyer.co.uk).

  • According to the Maryland Court of Appeals,Negligence is defined as “the failure of a lawyer to heed a substantial risk that circumstances exist or that a result will follow, which failure is a deviation from the standard of care that a reasonable lawyer would exercise in the situation.”Glenn, 671 A.2d at 485 (quoting ABA Standards for Imposing Lawyer Sanctions (1987) Standard 3.0 cmt., at 287-88).

  • Lawyer Consulted: Joanne Dunyaglo Date: 05/07/2021Agenda Item 9GREATER BRIGHTON ECONOMIC BOARD Subject: Creation of a Greater Brighton Retrofit Task ForceDate of Meeting: 20th July 2021Report of: Chair, Greater Brighton Officer Programme BoardContact Officer:Name:Nick Adlam Email:Nick.Adlam@lewes-eastbourne.gov.ukLA(s) affected: All FOR GENERAL RELEASE 1.


More Definitions of lawyer

lawyer means a member of a governing body;
lawyer means an individual who is duly authorised by the appropriate professional or regulatory body to act in the capacity of solicitor or barrister in the United Kingdom, or the equivalent profession in a jurisdiction outside the United Kingdom;
lawyer means an advocate and solicitor, and includes an interpreter or other person who works under the supervision of an advocate and solicitor;
lawyer means a person authorized, or reasonably believed by the client to be authorized, to practice law in any state or nation.
lawyer means a member of a governing body, other than the Chambre;
lawyer means a person authorized under the Law Society Act to practise law in Ontario; (“avocat”)