legal eagle

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le′gal ea′gle


n.
Informal. a lawyer.
[1935–40]
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Legal beagle friends of mine told me this was what was known in the trade as a "Pembrokeshire jury".
As an environmental health professional, I felt it was my duty to set this legal beagle straight.
His ready acceptance of her offer revealed him to be more of a legal beagle than legal eagle.
Our client's relationship with Ms Fisher commenced in October, 1998." Dazza's legal beagle then demands "a full and complete correction and apology in terms to be approved by us on our client's behalf in as prominent position as the article."
A surprise name in the running could be SFA legal beagle Murray Mathieson I am told has been taking an increasingly high profile at Park Gardens.