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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Adams and Jefferson shared a profession (both were lawyers) and political ambitions, and both were insatiable readers and prolific writers.
Public comments that someone is guilty or should be punished in a certain way can and do play into the hands of defense lawyers if and when cases go to trial.
Papadopoulos met with government lawyers and started cooperating after his arrest in July.
Manafort was seen walking into the FBI’s Washington field office shortly after 8 a.m. Monday, with a lawyer in tow.
Amal Clooney is many things: human rights lawyer, mother of twins, and wife to George Clooney.
Summa worked with the board’s lawyer to resolve the case without litigation or a grievance.
One of the lawyers representing Prager is former California Governor Pete Wilson, who served in that office between 1991 and 1999.
Jared Genser is one of the lawyers representing Arias.
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First Known Use of lawyer
Synonymsadvocate, attorney, attorney-at-law, counsel, counselor (or counsellor), counselor-at-law, legal eagle
Related Wordscocounsel; district attorney, prosecuting attorney, prosecutor, solicitor; criminal lawyer, mouthpiece [slang], public defender, trial lawyer; solicitor; jurist; lawgiver, lawmaker, legislator, solon; ambulance chaser, pettifogger, Philadelphia lawyer, shyster
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