Definition of trial lawyer in English:

trial lawyer

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noun

North American
  • A lawyer who practises in a trial court, especially one who represents plaintiffs in tort suits.
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    • It also puts the trial lawyer who would represent her for a contingency fee in a worse position, as well.
    • Every trial lawyer understands the strategy: Try at all costs to keep dangerous evidence out of hostile hands.
    • Thus, for a trial lawyer to switch jobs and become a federal district judge necessitates, on average, a pay cut of over $100,000.

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