barrister


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Synonyms for barrister

a person who practices law

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a British or Canadian lawyer who speaks in the higher courts of law on behalf of either the defense or prosecution

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When his interview with the barrister was over, it was too late to go back to the office.
He settled the spectacles, through which he had attentively regarded such demonstrations of the barrister's feelings as he had permitted himself to exhibit, more firmly on his nose; and said with great energy, and in utter disregard of all Mr.
Although an infant barrister, he was a full-grown man.
When Father Brown began, in his simplicity, to say who he thought the man in the passage was, the barrister told him that he did not want his theories.
"A panel?" repeated the barrister in a curious voice.
All the chief actors being of a worldly importance, the barristers were well balanced; the prosecutor for the Crown was Sir Walter Cowdray, a heavy, but weighty advocate of the sort that knows how to seem English and trustworthy, and how to be rhetorical with reluctance.
We spoke of the fact that in our newly opened Law Courts one could already lay one's finger upon so many talented and remarkable young barristers. How pleased you were with the state of things as we found it, and how glad I was to observe your delight!
She was a charming woman; they all said so, the barristers and their wives who dined with us, and the literary stockbrokers, and the budding politicians; oh, she was a charming woman.
(44) Under the GFS, a barrister briefed for the trial had scant incentive to appear at this hearing--the 'Pleas and Case Management Hearing' ('PCMH')--because the fee for participating was a paltry 100 [pounds sterling].
Hon Barrister Adeniyi John Farinto - Commissioner for Budget and Planning
KARACHI -- Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information and Archives, Law and Anti-Corruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab in a statement on Sunday expressed grief over the sad demise of senior PPP leader Haji Shafi Muhammad Jamot.
Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information and Archives, Law and Anti-Corruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Saturday said that the government should ensure general public's participation at all levels so as to recognize the real issues being faced by them.
KARACHI -- Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information, Law and Anti-Corruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab has questioned the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on neglecting Karachi.
KARACHI -- Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information and Archives, Law, and Anti-Corruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Sunday, on behalf of the Sindh government and Pakistan People's Party, felicitated the members of Christian community on the their religious festival of Easter.