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...
Certificate in Legal Practice (Malaysia)
The Certificate in Legal Practice (CLP) is a 9-month long post-graduate course and examination taken by foreign law graduates and graduates of Bachelor of Jurisprudence (Hons)/B.Juris (Hons) from Univ...
Trust money
Trust money is held by a law firm on a client's behalf in a trust account with a bank. Trust money is held in connection with the provision of legal services and is highly regulated. A lawyer or law ...
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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Law school in the United States
In the United States, a law school is an institution where students obtain a professional education in law after first obtaining an undergraduate degree.Law schools in the U.S. issue the Juris Doctor ...
American rule (attorney's fees)
The American rule (capitalized as American Rule in some jurisdictions) is a legal rule controlling assessment of attorneys' fees arising out of litigation. The American rule provides that each party i...
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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Attorney's fee
Attorney's fee is a chiefly United States term for compensation for legal services performed by an attorney (lawyer or law firm) for a client, in or out of court. It may be an hourly, flat-rate or con...
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...
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.