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strike (one) from the roll (of solicitors/attorneys)

To be banned from practicing as a solicitor or attorney. The judge ruled that the only way to protect public confidence in the legal system was to strike him from the roll for his unprofessional and immoral behavior. Thompson is appealing the court's decision to strike her from the roll of attorneys as new evidence suggests her implication in the crime may have been fabricated by others.
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strike (one) off the roll (of solicitors/attorneys)

To be banned from practicing as a solicitor or attorney. The judge ruled that the only way to protect public confidence in the legal system was to strike him off the roll for his unprofessional and immoral behavior. Thompson is appealing the court's decision to strike her off the roll of attorneys as new evidence suggests her implication in the crime may have been fabricated by others.
See also: off, roll, solicitor, strike
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Ieuan Ellis Owen is a highly experienced Solicitor, having been in practice for 44 years.
If you want to be sure, ask to see the certificate (which should be on display in your solicitor's office) or contact the Solicitors Regulation Authority on 0370 606 2555 or go to www.sra.org.uk to check.
JCP director and head of medical negligence Matthew Owen said: "Here at JCP Solicitors, we recognise Thomas' skills as an associate solicitor in the complex and sensitive legal area of medical negligence and I am delighted to see him being appreciated by his peers in the West Wales Law Society with this new appointment.
DAVAO CITY -- Incoming Solicitor General Jose Calida on Saturday said he is very hopeful that the Philippines will win its arbitration case against China on the disputed West Philippine Sea.
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A spokesman for the SRA confirmed the grounds for intervention are alleged dishonesty on the part of Mr Cassam and a failure to comply with accounts rules which govern how solicitors handle the money of their clients.
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15 March 2012 - UK-based law firm Richard Wilson Long Solicitors said today it had acquired Pangbourne, Berkshire-based RWP Solicitors for an undisclosed amount.
A firm of solicitors may offer services in a wide range of legal subjects, including buying a home, making a will, setting up in business, renting out your property, getting a divorce, making a personal injury claim as well as probate and financial matters for the elderly.