Attorney

English vocabulary and translations (See all our English vocabulary translation)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

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

Still having difficulties with 'Attorney'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Attorney'? Share it with us!