General Counsel

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Definition: General Counsel




What is the dictionary definition of General Counsel?

Dictionary Definition


n. the chief attorney for a corporation, who is paid usually full time for legal services. Attorneys who work only for one business are “house counsel.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for General Counsel 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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