Criminal Attorney

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Definition: Criminal Attorney

What is the dictionary definition of Criminal Attorney?

Dictionary Definition

n. a popular term for an attorney who specializes in defending people charged with crimes. Many lawyers handle criminal defence but also have other clientele. However, some US states will certify a lawyer as a “criminal law specialist” based on experience and extra training in that field.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Criminal Attorney. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 22, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Criminal Attorney are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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