Practice of law
In its most general sense, the practice of law involves giving legal advice to clients, drafting legal documents for clients, and representing clients in legal negotiations and court proceedings such ...
Legal abuse
Legal abuse refers to abuses associated with both civil and criminal legal action. Abuse can originate from nearly any part of the legal system, including frivolous and vexatious litigants, abuses by...
Chambers (law)
In law, a chambers is a room or office used by barristers or a judge. A barrister's chambers or barristers' chambers are the rooms used by a barrister or a group of barristers. A judge's chambers, on ...
Law firm
A law firm is a business entity formed by one or more lawyers to engage in the practice of law. The primary service rendered by a law firm is to advise clients (individuals or corporations) about thei...
Legal advice
Legal advice is the giving of a professional or formal opinion regarding the substance or procedure of the law.Legal advice is ordinarily provided in exchange for financial or other tangible compensat...
Schoenherr (law firm)
Schoenherr is a corporate law firm with a strong base in Central Europe. From offices in Belgrade, Bratislava, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Ljubljana, Prague, Sofia, Vienna, Warsaw and Zagreb more t...
Admission on motion
In the law of the United States, admission on motion refers to a procedure by which an attorney admitted to practice in one state or territory may obtain admission to practice in another state or terr...
Diploma in Legal Practice
The Diploma in Legal Practice (until 20012/13) or Diploma in Professional Legal Practice (from 2012/13) is a Scottish postgraduate qualification required in order to practise law in Scotland, as eithe...
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Surana and Surana
Surana and Surana International Attorneys is among the top national law firms in India with over 70 lawyers and consultants. Surana & Surana’s journey started in 1971 when co-founders PS Surana &a...
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Retainer agreement
A retainer agreement is a work for hire contract. It falls between a one-time contract and full-time employment. Its distinguishing feature is that the employer pays in advance for work to be specifie...
Law practice management
Law practice management (LPM) is the management of a law practice. In the United States, law firms may be composed of a single attorney, of several attorneys, or of many attorneys, plus support staff ...
Associate attorney
An associate attorney is a lawyer and an employee of a law firm who does not hold an ownership interest as a partner.
An associate may be a junior or senior attorney, but normally does not hold an...
Legal executive
Legal executives are a form of trained and qualified legal professional in certain jurisdictions. They often specialise in a particular area of law. The training that a Legal Executive undertakes usu...
Post conviction
In law, post-conviction refers to the legal process which takes place after a trial results in conviction of the defendant. After conviction, a court will proceed with sentencing the guilty party. In ...
Judicial interference
Judicial interference is the actions of courts or judicial officers in matters that are interpreted by some as beyond their constitutionally established role.
Admission to practice law
An admission to practice law is acquired when a lawyer receives a license to practice law. In jurisdictions with two types of lawyer, as with solicitors and barristers, there are distinct practising c...
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Admission to the bar in the United States
Admission to the bar in the United States is the granting of permission by a particular court system to a lawyer to practice law in that system. Each US state and similar jurisdiction (e.g. territorie...
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Alternative fee arrangements
Alternative fee arrangements (AFAs), in the practice of law, occur when payments to a law firm are based on a method other than billable hours.The classic example of an AFA is the contingent fee, some...