Synonyms of barrister
advocateDictionary • The report has been written by a senior barrister.
advocate • When she became an advocate there were only a few women practising.
lawyer • Prosecution and defense lawyers are expected to deliver closing arguments next week.
attorney • a prosecuting attorney
solicitor • I was a solicitor before I retired.
counsel • The defence counsel warned that the judge should stop the trial.
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• When she became an advocate there were only a few women practising.
attorneyIn the United States, an attorney or attorney at law is a lawyer.
• a prosecuting attorney
counselSomeone's counsel is the lawyer who gives them advice on a legal case and speaks on their behalf in court.
• The defence counsel warned that the judge should stop the trial.
Thesaurus for barrister from the Collins English Thesaurus
(in England) a lawyer who has been called to the bar and is qualified to plead in the higher courts