[ noun ] (law,work) a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
Used in print(The Dallas Morning News,...)
Dewey_Lawrence , a Tyler lawyer representing the Texas_Bankers_Association , sounded the opposition keynote when he said it would force banks to violate their contractual obligations with depositors and undermine the confidence of bank customers .(The New York Times,...)
The 53 - year old Shea , a prominent corporation lawyer with a sports background , is generally recognized as the man most responsible_for the imminent return of a National_League club to New_York .
He was the lawyer for Ted_Collins ' old Boston_Yankees in the National_Football_League .(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
Professionally a lawyer , that_is_to_say associated with dignity , reserve , discipline , with much that is essentially middle-class , he is compelled by an impossible love to exhibit himself dressed_up , disguised - that_is , paradoxically , revealed - as a child , and , worse , as a whore masquerading as a child .(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)
This conception was taken_up by the early Church_Fathers and by canon lawyers and theologians in the Middle_Ages ; and More was far too well_read not to have come_across it in one or several of the forms thus given it .
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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6309