at law
phrasal under or within the provisions of the law <
enforceable at law
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • at law — In law. Involving the law. Involving the rules of law rather than the rules of equity. By operation of law …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • at law and in equity — A phrase inclusive of jurisdiction for the exercise of powers conferred by both law and equity and by statute as well. Wisconsin River Improv. Co. v Pier, 137 Wis 325, 118 NW 857. Exclusive in certain applications of jurisdiction in criminal,… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • attorney at law — n. A lawyer admitted by a court to practice law in a particular jurisdiction, including drafting legal documents and representing clients in court. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney… …   Law dictionary

  • adequate remedy at law — n. A remedy that provides complete and appropriate relief. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. adequate remedy at law n. A leg …   Law dictionary

  • heir at law — see heir Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. heir at law …   Law dictionary

  • attorney-at-law — index advocate (counselor), attorney, barrister, counsel, counselor, esquire, jurist, lawyer …   Law dictionary

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