Definition of Official Solicitor in English:

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Official Solicitor


(In the UK) an officer of the Supreme Court who intervenes to protect the interests of children or those with a disability.
Example sentences
  • Some guidance is given in relation to sterilization operations by a practice note issued by the Official Solicitor.
  • Later this month, the Official Solicitor will be representing the children of a man convicted of possessing child pornography.
  • This time Newman asked the Official Solicitor of the (British) Supreme Court to intervene.
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