Lawyer (disambiguation)

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A lawyer is a person who is learned in the law.

Lawyer may also refer to:


  • Lawyer (name), a masculine given name, and a surname
  • Chief Lawyer, a leader of the Nez Perce people in the nineteenth century


Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Jailhouse lawyer, a colloquial term for an inmate in a jail or other prison who, although usually never having practiced law nor having any formal legal training, informally assists other inmates in legal matters relating to their sentence
  • Philadelphia lawyer, a term describing either a lawyer who knows the most detailed and minute points of law or is an exceptionally competent lawyer, or "the ultimate in crooked lawyers"