attorney

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈt3ːrni/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈtɝni/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə tûrnē)


Inflections of 'attorney' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": attorneys
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attorney

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [divorce, criminal, family, corporate, labor] attorney
  2. a [pro bono, public, private] attorney
  3. the [prosecuting, defending] attorney
  4. the [plaintiff's, accused's, defendant's] attorney
  5. the attorney for the [prosecution]
  6. (assistant to) the district attorney
  7. the office of the district attorney
  8. need to [contact, consult with] an attorney
  9. a consultation with an attorney
  10. should consult with an attorney (before)
  11. need a new attorney
  12. is studying to be an attorney
  13. [a licensed, and accredited] attorney
  14. an attorney to represent you
  15. was appointed a public attorney
  16. [an appointed, a state-appointed, a court-appointed] attorney
  17. If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed to you.
  18. I'm calling my attorney!
  19. Don't [talk, answer questions] without an attorney (present).
  20. Who is the attorney [of, on] record?
  21. am entering my appearance as her attorney
  22. The [company, corporation] has a team of attorneys.
  23. The attorney [asked for, requested] a recess.
  24. was given power of attorney (to represent her)
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