defense lawyer

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Noun1.defense lawyer - the lawyer representing the defendantdefense lawyer - 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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The duty to communicate requires a defense lawyer to provide each client the information that client reasonably needs to make informed decisions on matters relating to the representation.
No rule of professional responsibility requires an insurance defense lawyer to handle settlement issues.
Pendergraph claimed he was denied effective assistance of counsel because his defense lawyer did not object to a comment by the prosecutor and because the defense lawyer told the jury that Pendergraph would testify without first discussing that issue with Pendergraph.
Defense Lawyer Award presented by the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers.
They also urged defense lawyer Donco Nakov not to try to deceive the public with such requests.
Defense lawyer further argued that 30 days time was to be given to his client according to penal code.
The statement of defense lawyer of former mufti of Kyrgyzstan Chubak Jalilov about questioning of his client for 6 hours, police reported.
Defense Lawyer 6 mentioned smelling "blood in the water" in reference to frail complainants.
Antoine Korkmaz, the defense lawyer of Mustafa Badreddine, a senior Hezbollah operative accused of leading the assassination conspiracy, told Hamade that he was not a reliable witness.
Bobby Mims, a Tyler defense lawyer who is president of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, said that after meeting with the prosecutors' group he is confident they are working to comply with the new law.
During the appeals session, Kazym Yiy-it Akalyn, the defense lawyer for Gen.
From the mid-1930s until his death in 1970, Gardner was a tireless advocate for the legal profession, particularly criminal defense lawyers. Gardner's greatest contribution to the practice was his creation of fictional criminal defense lawyer Perry Mason.

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