trial lawyer


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Noun1.trial lawyer - a lawyer who specializes in defending clients before a court of lawtrial lawyer - a lawyer who specializes in defending clients before a court of law
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"
attorney, lawyer - a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
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Fred Lauck spent more than 40 years in Detroit as a trial lawyer in a variety of specialties.
Benchmark noted that Tom receives a pronounced level of peer support as a very active and engaged trial lawyer, and reported the testimony of one source, who said that while Tom is perhaps not as visible to the media, that is because he is a more modest guy who is very loyal to his partners and looks out for others besides him.
Yet legal scholars preach about the death of the American trial lawyer.
With the selection of Russell Hebets by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40, Hebets has shown that he exemplifies superior qualifications, leadership skills, and trial results as a trial lawyer.
As the famous movie quote says, the job of a trial lawyer is to always be closing.
Summary: As the famous movie quote says, the job of a trial lawyer is to always be closing.
But the man they hope will replace him is carrying around two words that aren't generally associated with conservative causes: trial lawyer.
Every civil trial lawyer should aspire to best protect and serve the interests of his clients and his profession.
When you're an individual trial lawyer, you may be going up against Ken Start, and often it's one trial lawyer, or maybe a trial lawyer and a paralegal, up against seven lawyers on the other side.
Sloan is a member of the Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys, American Association for Justice, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, American Board of Trial Advocates, and the highly regarded teaching faculty for Trial Lawyer's College.