barrister

  • 1barrister — bar·ris·ter / bar ə stər/ n [Middle English barrester, from barre bar + ster (as in legister lawyer)] 1: a lawyer who argues cases before a British court; esp: one who is allowed to argue before a British high court compare solicitor ◇ Many… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2Barrister — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Grabado representando a un abogado Por barrister se entiende una de las dos categorías de abogados que existen en el Inglaterra, Escocia (donde se utiliza el tér …

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  • 3Barrister — (Barrister at Law) ist ein Rechtsanwalt in dem durch die Rechtstradition des Common Law geprägten Rechtssystem in England und Wales sowie anderen Ländern des Commonwealth, der vor dem Gerichtshof plädiert sowie Prozessschriften und andere… …

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  • 4barrister — bar‧ris‧ter [ˈbærstə ǁ ər] noun [countable] LAW a lawyer in Britain who has joined the bar and is qualified to represent a case in the higher courts compare lawyer, solicitor * * * barrister UK US /ˈbærɪstər/ noun [C] …

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  • 5Barrister — Bar ris*ter, n. [From {Bar}, n.] Counselor at law; a counsel admitted to plead at the bar, and undertake the public trial of causes, as distinguished from an attorney or solicitor. See {Attorney}. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6Barrister — (engl., spr. Bärrist r), erste Stufe der Sachwalter (Counsel) in England. Um auf diese zu gelangen, gehört. vorgängiges langes Rechtsstudium u. praktische Übung durch Führung von 12 großen u. 24 kleinen Probeprocessen als Sachwalter in 5 Jahren.… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7Barrister — (engl.), höchste Stufe der Sachwalter (counsels) in England. Aus den angesehensten Barristers werden der Kronanwalt, Attorney General, und der Obersachwalter der Krone, Solicitor General, gewählt. Die Barristers haben das ausschließliche Recht… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 8Barrister — Barrĭster (engl.), Titel der engl. Advokaten, die vor den höhern Gerichtshöfen plaidieren, im Gegensatz zu den Solicitors (s.d.) …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9Barrister — Barrister. In England zerfallen die Advokaten oder counsels in zwei Klassen. B.s und Serjeants. B. wird jeder, der eine gewisse Zeit hindurch in einer der vier sog. Rechtspensionen (inns of court) praktisch studiert hat. Nach langjähriger… …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 10barrister — (n.) 1540s, a student of law who has been called to the bar, from BAR (Cf. bar) (n.3) in the legal sense. Also see ATTORNEY (Cf. attorney). The second element is obscure …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11barrister — *lawyer, counselor, counsel, advocate, attorney, solicitor …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12barrister — ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ a lawyer entitled to practise as an advocate, particularly in the higher courts. Compare with SOLICITOR(Cf. ↑solicitor). ORIGIN from BAR(Cf. ↑barred) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13barrister — [bar′is tər, ber′is tər] n. [< BAR1 (n. 6) + ister, as in MINISTER, CHORISTER] in England, a qualified member of the legal profession who presents and pleads cases in court; counselor at law: distinguished from SOLICITOR SYN. LAWYER …

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  • 14Barrister — Infobox Occupation name= PAGENAME caption= Illustration of an early 20th century French barrister official names= type= Profession activity sector= Law competencies= Advocacy and interpersonal skills, analytical mind, critical thinking,… …

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  • 16barrister — barristerial /bar euh stear ee euhl/, adj. /bar euh steuhr/, n. Law. 1. (in England) a lawyer who is a member of one of the Inns of Court and who has the privilege of pleading in the higher courts. Cf. solicitor (def. 4). 2. Informal. any lawyer …

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  • 17Barrister — Bar|ris|ter 〈[bæ̣ ] m. 3; in Großbritannien〉 Rechtsanwalt [engl., „Rechtsanwalt“; zu bar „Schranke“] * * * Barrister   [ bærɪstə; englisch zu bar »Schranke (des Gerichts)«] der, s/ , in …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 18barrister — noun (BrE) ADJECTIVE ▪ brilliant, eminent, good, leading, prominent, senior, successful, top ▪ practising, qualified …

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  • 19barrister */ — UK [ˈbærɪstə(r)] / US [ˈberɪstər] noun [countable] Word forms barrister : singular barrister plural barristers a lawyer in England or Wales who is allowed to speak in the higher law courts …

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  • 20Barrister — Title of an English lawyer who has been called to the bar and can plead in the higher courts. The first element of barrister comes from the word bar ; the ister element is perhaps cognate with the French ist suffix which forms agent nouns. Cf.… …

    Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases