legal beagle


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legal beagle

An especially clever, aggressive, or skillful attorney. I might be considered something of a legal beagle now, but I had to work for years to get enough experience to build my reputation.
See also: beagle, legal
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Soon his reliance on the new female legal beagle has reached ridiculous proportions: he can't even chose a tie to wear without consulting her.
One legal beagle was heard to mutter that the law was clearly barking to bang up Woofie simply for living up to her name and being a bit, well, woofie.
One from legal beagles O'Connors who specialise in advice on insurance, funding and business development.
Liability coverage shrinks, often to zero, when class action legal beagles start sniffing around.
Speaking of PeaceHealth, the legal beagles will have to wait another week before they can attack the city's approval of the project by filing an appeal.
Former attorney and television producer Micheline Keller and her sister Patricia Herskovic introduce the first book in a new series for children, Legal Beagles.
The whole scheme design and its implementation is flawed and I am sure when the legal beagles get into it, it will also be shown to be illegal.
If that happens (a 20-1 longshot) the Pakistan legal beagles say they will bring a counter-charge of defamation against the ICC and Hair.
While the legal beagles and spin doctors had executed the wishes of their politicised bureaucratic masters, they had forgotten one key part of the organisation: the troops in the field, at sea and in the air.
The legal beagles say I don't owe a dime,'' said Birsner.
The latest illustration comes from New York, where the legal beagles of the Transit Authority, the Manhattan District Attorney's Office, and a fistful of judges came to the conclusion that it's OK for women to ride the subways topless, unless they are also smoking, chewing gum or panhandling.
FIVE aspiring young legal beagles share a London house in an irreverent new 11-part comedy drama This Life (tomorrow, BBC2).
His group, plus Money Saving Expert, Consumer Action Group and Legal Beagles have formulated new arguments to challenge what they claim is unfairness by the banking groups.
Otherwise, the track's credibility will sink without trace, and others - notably those owned by Arena Leisure and Racecourse Holdings Trust - that have been affected by the newcomer's presence in two annual fixture-bidding processes will descend on the BHB's successor, accompanied by a phalanx of legal beagles.