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legal eagle

Translation of legal eagle in Spanish:

noun

  • [colloquial]
    lince (masculine) de las leyes [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • There is much admiring of young legal eagles, studying of wizened magistrates and cowering from unrepentant defendants to be done.
    • And as if the company didn't have enough lawyers already, Rambus is currently advertising for yet more legal eagles here.
    • I'm sure the legal eagles who reviewed all this know what they're doing, but this has made me just a little bit curious about exactly how libel laws work.

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