Examples of lawyer in a Sentence
their lawyers told them that they couldn't use the park for the concert without permission from the city
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The Good Fight, season one: Christine Baraski stars as a top lawyer tarred by her indirect ties to a massive financial scandal in this smart legal drama.
But in July 2014, a U.S. election lawyer advising the company, Laurence Levy, warned that the arrangement could violate laws limiting the involvement of foreign nationals in U.S. elections.
After her dismissal, Sanders retained a lawyer and fought to be paid for accrued sick time and vacation days.
That clause was heavily contested in talks before iHeart filed for court protection, a company lawyer said during a bankruptcy hearing on Thursday in Houston.
Under the supervision of a veteran doctor, known as an attending, trainees help operate on a real live human, who might have a spouse and kids—and, if something goes awry, a very angry lawyer.
In custody at the jail for the past week, she has been focused on obtaining a lawyer and was surprised when prosecutors filed the murder charge.
Most who are guilty won't speak at all before getting a lawyer.
The finalists — including Thomas Agnello, a lawyer at the Michael Best & Friedrich law firm — were selected from among applicants for the seat vacated by DiMotto, who had notified the governor months earlier.
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: a person whose job is to guide and assist people in matters relating to the law
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