Lawyer; one who dispenses legal advice to clients and advocates for them.
A person who has been trained in the law, esp. one whose profession is advising others in matters of law or representing them in lawsuits
A legal advisor, as of an embassy or legation
The definition of an advocate is someone who fights for something or someone, especially someone who fights for the rights of others.
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.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
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