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student-at-law Line breaks: student-at-law

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Definition of student-at-law in English:

noun

Canadian
A law student who is undergoing training with a firm.
Example sentences
  • In total, two lawyers, a student-at-law and two law clerks became involved in this file on behalf of the plaintiffs.
  • The claim for the student-at-law is $50 per hour, an appropriate rate.
  • I once was a lowly clerk / student-at-law assisting a solicitor assisting a barrister at a community legal centre.

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