attorney-at-law

noun

Definition of attorney-at-law

plural attorneys-at-law
: a practitioner in a court of law who is legally qualified to prosecute and defend actions in such court on the retainer of clients

First Known Use of attorney-at-law

1702

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attorney-at-law

noun

legal Definition of attorney-at-law

plural attorneys-at-law
: lawyer — compare attorney-in-fact


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