In many common law jurisdictions, a type of lawyer whose traditional role is to offer legal services to clients apart from acting as their advocate in court. A solicitor instructs a barrister to act as an advocate for their client in court, although rights of audience for solicitors vary according to jurisdiction.
(Computing) In the client-server model, the part of the system that performs information preparation and exchange on behalf of a client or server. Especially in the phrase “intelligent agent” it implies some kind of autonomous process which can communicate with other agents to perform some collective task on behalf of one or more humans.
A person who pleads another's cause; specif., a lawyer
a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
A lawyer who is authorized to appear and present cases at any court in a jurisdiction.
A person who gives counsel; an adviser.
(Sciences) A measurement of one physical quantity that is used as an indicator of the value of another
(Archaic) Wisdom or judgment
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
Find another word for attorney. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for attorney, like: solicitor, agent, attorney at law, advocate, lawyer, See syn. study at, barrister, chaser, counselor, factor and proxy.