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The attorney general warned that legalising the outpost after the court ruling would be unconstitutional. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One legal blog called him'the least distinguished attorney general for two centuries '. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Another worked as an assistant district attorney. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The attorney general demanded that the gentleman should be arrested. THE LOST KING OF FRANCE: Revolution, Revenge and the Search for Louis XVII (2002) Many attorneys we contacted admitted that they would not practice immigration law due to its intricacies. Christianity Today (2000)The local district attorney declined to release more information about the arrest pending an investigation. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There are partnerships with the police department and the district attorney's office. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Top Manhattan divorce attorneys are representing each side. The Sun (2013)I am an accomplished attorney and law professor. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A formidable battery of attorneys represented the hearing's many parties. Titanic - Destination disaster (1987)I gave my lawyer power of attorney and sent money over, which he passed on to the vendor. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He blamed'dirty politics' for her forced resignation as shadow attorney general. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The Swiss attorney general 's office said that charges could be brought by the end of the year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So good that more than 9,000 defence attorneys have gone on strike, claiming justice there is a sham. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is a comedy-drama series from the US about defence attorneys. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A defence attorney asked the judge,'Does he have to let her win? Times, Sunday Times (2012)The LA attorney's office is reviewing the case. The Sun (2007)They were referred to a military doctor so there is no chance of an impartial examination,' one defence attorney said after the hearing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Playing an infirm defence attorney with a dodgy ticker, he is given further palpitations when a murder suspect's wife opts to testify against him. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'attorney'
British English: attorney /əˈtɜːnɪ/ NOUN
An attorney is a lawyer.
...a prosecuting attorney.
- American English: attorney
- Arabic: مُحَامٍ
- Brazilian Portuguese: procurador
- Chinese: 律师
- Croatian: odvjetnik
- Czech: právní zástupce
- Danish: advokat
- Dutch: advocaat
- European Spanish: abogado tribunal superior
- Finnish: asianajaja
- French: avocat emploi
- German: Rechtsanwalt
- Greek: δικηγόρος
- Italian: avvocato
- Japanese: 弁護士
- Korean: 대리인
- Norwegian: advokat
- Polish: pełnomocnik
- European Portuguese: procurador
- Romanian: avocat
- Russian: адвокат
- Spanish: abogado
- Swedish: ombud
- Thai: ทนาย นิติกร
- Turkish: avukat
- Ukrainian: прокурор
- Vietnamese: luật sư
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