legal community

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: community - the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdictionlegal community - the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction; "he was admitted to the bar in New Jersey"
profession - the body of people in a learned occupation; "the news spread rapidly through the medical profession"; "they formed a community of scientists"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Malik Shahid expressed gratitude to the entire legal community of Khushab district for supporting him in winning DBA election.
We are thrilledbut not surprisedthat Anne's peers in Colorado's legal community would elect her to the board of directors of this highly respected association, said Natalie Hanlon Leh, co-partner-in-charge of WilmerHale's Denver office.
The President SCBA has directed all the members of SCBAP not to appear in the Courts to make the strike meaningful and called upon the legal community to gather and protest in front of the Parliament", he added.
The President SCBA said that it was the legal community that consistently tried to ensure dispensation of justice whether it was matter of honour killings, terrorism, human rights violations and other violations of the law and the Constitution.
The Dispute Resolution Authority (DRA), the body that administers justice and legal excellence within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), has officially opened its headquarters in the DIFC Precinct Village in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of the Emirates Group; HE Essa Kazim, Governor of the DIFC; Michael Hwang, Chief Justice of the DIFC Courts and Head of the DRA; alongside ambassadors, consuls and distinguished guests from the legal community.
LYNWOOD ARNOLD talks with high school students who joined members of the Leon County legal community at the Tallahassee Bar Association's First Annual Leon County Public School Legal Initiative held at the Florida State University College of Law Advocacy Center.
Not only does it focus on the last ten years of awards it also celebrates our great legal community, which despite the current challenging times moves from strength to strength.
A new company, JD Supra (Marshall, CA) promotes the free exchange of information for the legal community, legal consumers and the media by allowing members of the legal community to upload court filings, decisions, articles and other relevant legal source documents on its web site (jdsupra.
I think that the demographic of the Latino community has grown so quickly over the last two decades that it's been difficult for the legal community to keep up,'' said Judge Peter Espinoza, who helped compile the analysis.
Erwin, a licensed architect with more than 25 years of experience with Thornton Tomasetti as well as prominent architectural firms in New York City, specializes in investigating building performance issues and providing litigation support to the legal community.
However, many individuals in the legal community fear the potential abuse and manipulation of digital images.
Looking in some detail at the careers and writings of Patricia Williams and Derrick Bell, Prendergast notes how the discourse strategies and political positions of the African American legal community became both less restrained and more directly personal.