Definition of junior barrister in English:

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junior barrister


(In the UK) a barrister who has not taken silk, i.e., is not a Queen’s (or King’s) Counsel.
Example sentences
  • There were people being led around by what I imagine were solicitors or junior barristers, the silks moving between courts, of which there appears to be the best part of 100 housed there, courts that is.
  • I am sure there are a lot of able junior barristers who would be only too happy to look at it.
  • Do you have any stories you can tell us about your own experience as a junior barrister?

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Syllabification: jun·ior bar·ris·ter

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