Jurist
Jurist (a word coming from medieval Latin) is someone who researches, studies and teaches jurisprudence (theory of law). Such a person can work as an academic, a legal writer, an esquire, or an eminen...
Jurist - Wikipedia
The life of a devil’s advocate
From war criminals to Ted Bundy, John Henry Browne has defended the worst
NYC Attorney: "We Run The Country"
In this CBS News 60 Minutes Hidden Camera interview, a prominent attorney asserts that the legal profession is effectively immune from the rule of law: They don’t send the lawyers to jail because we r...
The World's First Artificially Intelligent Lawyer Gets Hired
Ask ROSS to look up an obscure court ruling from 13 years ago, and ROSS will not only search for the case in an instant — without contest or complaint — but it'll offer opinions in plain language abou...
Attorney general
In most common law jurisdictions, the attorney general or attorney-general is the main legal advisor to the government, and in some jurisdictions he or she may also have executive responsibility for l...
Coroner
A coroner is a government official who confirms and certifies the death of an individual within a jurisdiction. A coroner may also conduct or order an investigation into the manner or cause of death, ...
Court reporter
A court reporter or court stenographer, also called stenotype operator, shorthand reporter or law reporter, is a person whose occupation is to transcribe spoken or recorded speech into written form, u...
Court reporter - Wikipedia
Judges
Judge or Judges can refer to:
Justices of the peace
A justice of the peace (JP) is a judicial officer, of a lower or puisne court, elected or appointed by means of a commission (letters patent) to keep the peace. In past centuries the term commissioner...
Lawspeaker
A lawspeaker (Swedish: lagman, Old Swedish: laghmaþer or laghman, Danish: lagmand, Norwegian: lagmann, Icelandic: lög(sögu)maður, Faroese: løgmaður, Finnish: laamanni ) is a unique Scandinavian legal ...
Lawspeaker - Wikipedia
Lawyer
A lawyer is a person who practices law, as an attorney, counselor or solicitor. Law is the system of rules of conduct established by the sovereign government of a society to correct wrongs, maintain t...
Lawyer - Wikipedia
Notary public
A notary public (or notary or public notary) of the common law is a public officer constituted by law to serve the public in non-contentious matters usually concerned with estates, deeds, powers-of-at...
Notary public - Wikipedia
Paweł Włodkowic
Paweł Włodkowic (Paulus Vladimiri in Latin) (ca. 1370 – October 9, 1435) was a distinguished scholar, jurist and rector of the Cracow Academy who defended Poland and native non-Christian tribes agains...
Paweł Włodkowic - Wikipedia
National Court Reporters Association
The National Court Reporters Association, or NCRA, is an organization for the advancement of the profession of the court reporter, closed captioner, and realtime writer. The association holds annual c...
The life of a devil’s advocate
From war criminals to Ted Bundy, John Henry Browne has defended the worst
Lay judge
A lay judge is a person assisting a judge in a trial, and as such are sometimes called lay assessors. Lay judges are used in some civil law jurisdictions. Japan began implementing a new lay judge syst...
Civil law notary
Civil-law notaries, or Latin notaries, are lawyers of noncontentious private civil law who draft, take, and record legal instruments for private parties, provide legal advice and give attendance in pe...
Civil law notary - Wikipedia