Entry from British & World English dictionary
A trainee solicitor.
- While solicitors' articled clerks may once have been in very much the same position as pupil barristers, they have in more recent times been entitled to payment.
- The support staff, the articled clerks, the young solicitors, they don't have the bargaining power.
- Beginning his working life as an articled clerk in a solicitor's office, the windfall of an unexpected legacy made it possible for him to go up to Cambridge, where he read for the Bar.
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