trial lawyer

noun
Updated on: 16 May 2018

Definition of trial lawyer

: a lawyer who engages chiefly in the trial of cases before courts of original jurisdiction

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circa 1914

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trial lawyer

noun

legal Definition of trial lawyer

: a lawyer who engages chiefly in trying especially plaintiff's cases before courts of original jurisdiction

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