Attorney

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Definition

an attorney (at law) (US): a lawyer, a solicitor, a barrister (US)
noun
An 'attorney' is also called a 'lawyer' in the U.S. In Britain, the terms 'solicitor' and 'barrister' are used.

Your attorney is here to see you. I told you yesterday that your lawyer would be coming to visit you.

the attorney fees: an amount of money paid to a lawyer for their services
idiom

Examples

  • "Bethany : If this case ends up going to court, your client will be liable for all attorney fees and court costs."
  • "Bethany Belovin Attorney at law"
  • "An attorney will be provided for you by the court if you cannot afford one."
  • "Bethany : Bethany Belovin, attorney at law."
  • "Lawyer : Hi, this is Matthew Epstein, attorney at law."

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