defense attorney

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Noun1.defense attorney - the lawyer representing the defendantdefense attorney - the lawyer representing the defendant
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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Steve Davidson, a San Jose criminal defense attorney with the Summit Defense Attorneys law firm, says that the arrests at last weekend's concert were excessive.
Correction (published May 9, 2012): Mark Sabitt is a longtime defense attorney in Eugene.
Woods stars as Sebastian Stark, a brilliant defense attorney who loses his stomach for the game when a client he successfully represents murders his wife, sending him into paroxysms of self-doubt and, eventually, to assisting L.
Yet Foxx's defense attorney had her testify because she was a sympathetic suspect: her estranged husband, Herman Bullock, had beaten her frequently and caused her to seek restraining orders against him, file criminal charges against him, and change her phone number.
The 12 CNAs and LVNs are charged with elder neglect, falsifying medical records and failure to follow nursing home state regulations and are being prosecuted under the state's Regulation and Licensing of Health Care Facilities law, according to Benjamin Gluck, a defense attorney with Bird, Marella, Boxer, Wolpert, Drooks & Lincenberg in Los Angeles.
Famous defense attorney Joseph Antonelli and Berkley law professor Justin Sinclair met on the talk show "The Bryan Allen Show", with lawyer Paula Constable and San Francisco assistant district attorney Daphne McMillan.
The government sought approval from a federal court to use bail money posted by a defense attorney as payment toward the defendant's unpaid fine.
Law enforcement witnesses who display a thorough understanding and well-founded application of the law garner favor with the judge, the jury, and the defense attorney.
invariably agonizes over justice and upholds progressive values while the defense attorney is pond scum.
Petruccelli, the defense attorney who handled this case on behalf of HUFL's insured doctor, was pleased with the outcome.
com)-- Popular and well respected criminal defense attorney, Amir A.
USC quarterback Mark Sanchez did not speak to police the night he was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, a factor that could help his case, according to a criminal defense attorney.

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