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17:37 Feb 22, 2012
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French to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
French term or phrase: avocat plaidant
Je dois traduire un acte de divorce en anglais. Connaissez-vous les termes «avocat plaidant» en anglais ?
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Local time: 02:27

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Rosa Paredes
3courtroom lawyer
Alain Mouchel
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Just Opera

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courtroom lawyer

courtroom lawyer, trial lawyer

Alain Mouchel
Local time: 07:27
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 220

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neutral  cc in nyc: trial lawyer is a bit less clunky than courtroom lawyer, and both are correct, but I don't think I would use either in a legal document
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www.mediadico.com/.../definition/avocat/1 - Translate this page
Définition avocat: Personne dont la profession est de plaider en justice. Personne qui intercède pour une autre. {nom masculin} Fruit de l'avocat.
Barrister - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A barrister is a member of one of the two classes of lawyer found in many common law jurisdictions with split legal professions. Barristers specialise in courtroom ...

Rosa Paredes
Local time: 23:27
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 14
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Just Opera
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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agree  cc in nyc: Yes, I posted this and then hid it (sorry Allegro) after someone posted an ANSWER! :-/
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agree  writeaway: it's the ABC part of the text
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