pro hac vice

Latin phrase pro hac vi·ce \ prō-ˌhäk-ˈwi-ke \

Definition of pro hac vice

:for this occasion used for participation in a legal proceeding by an attorney not licensed in the jurisdiction

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pro hac vice

adverb pro hac vi·ce \ ˈprō-ˈhak-ˈvī-sē, -ˈhäk-ˈvē-kā \

legal Definition of pro hac vice

:for this occasion
  • a motion to admit the attorney pro hac vice as counsel of record
  • Huff v. State, 622 So. 2d 982 (1993)
used especially when an out-of-state attorney is allowed to practice in a case without the appropriate state bar license

Origin and Etymology of pro hac vice

Latin


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