Business, Legal & Accounting Glossary
A title appended to a lawyer’s surname.
n. a form of address showing that someone is an attorney, usually written Albert Pettifog, Esquire, or simply Esq. Originally in England, an Esquire was a rank just above “gentleman” and below “knight.” It became a title for barristers, sheriffs and judges.
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