What is another word for lawyer?

Pronunciation: [lˈɔ͡ɪə] (IPA)

Lawyers are legal professionals who advise and represent individuals and entities in legal matters. Synonyms for the word lawyer include attorney, counselor, advocate, legal adviser, barrister, solicitor, and counselor-at-law. All these terms refer to individuals who specialize in the practice of law and provide legal services to their clients. While some terms are more commonly used in certain regions or legal systems, the use of these synonyms reflects the diverse vocabulary and terminology used in the legal profession. From corporate law to family law, lawyers play a crucial role in guiding individuals and organizations through complex legal matters.

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Usage examples for Lawyer

But I guess before we go much further we had better get a lawyer's advice.
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
If not, I must see that he has a good lawyer to help in his defense.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
"Miss Ballard," said the lawyer, "you are called upon to identify the prisoner in the box."
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

Famous quotes with Lawyer

  • I really did try to write it so that an educated public that cares about issues like this doesn't have to be a lawyer and can read it and understand it.
    Floyd Abrams
  • I began wearing hats as a young lawyer because it helped me to establish my professional identity. Before that, whenever I was at a meeting, someone would ask me to get coffee.
    Bella Abzug
  • I don't believe man is a woman's natural enemy. Perhaps his lawyer is.
    Shana Alexander
  • In violation of the Habeas Corpus Act and the fundamental laws of our constitution these men have never been brought to trail or even allowed to see a lawyer.
    John Amery
  • I have a problem with censorship by the lawyer - by legal people by the publishing firm, and I may be changing publishers. They don't seem to want to take too many risks with living people.
    Kenneth Anger

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