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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

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.
See also: roll, solicitor, strike
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The first Swedish woman to earn a doctorate in law, Elsa Eschelsson at Upsala in 1898, did not choose to become a attorney, deciding instead upon a career as a lecturer at her alma mater.
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The board of directors will include Region 1, District 26 District Attorney Chris Boring; Region 2, District 9 District Attorney Laura Austin Thomas; Region 3, District 12 District Attorney Matt Ballard; Region 4, District 15 District Attorney Orvil Loge; Region 5, District 14 District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler; Region 6, District 16 District Attorney Jeff Smith; Region 7, District 20 District Attorney Craig Ladd; Region 8, District 6 Assistant District Attorney Josh McGoldrick; Region 9, District 7 District Attorney David Prater; Region 10, District 24 District Attorney Max Cook; investigator, John Hoffpauir, District 19; and victim-witness services coordinator, Jodie Frazier, District 8.
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen, Delaware Attorney General Matthew Denn, Hawaii Attorney General Russell Suzuki, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, Maine Attorney General Janet Mills, Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh, Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas, New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood, North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein, Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin, Vermont Attorney General T.J.
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ATTORNEY: And in what ways does it affect your memory?
A durable power of attorney authorizes the attorney-in-fact to act even if the principal is incapacitated.
Several months before Matt turned 18, his mother, Nancy, sought advice from their attorney regarding Matt's future educational needs.
But whether or not one agrees with that view in the context of party discovery, courts could adopt a similar burden-shifting analysis (minus the prohibition on consideration of attorney review time) when considering cost shifting for nonparties served under Rule 45.
Those of us in the real estate industry listened carefully as Andrew Cuomo, attorney general-elect and Spitzer's successor, indicated that he--and the office during his watch--will have a positive effect on the landscape of the condominium market in the city and the state.
If needed, the attorney can draw upon applicable language in those documents to express any changes resulting from negotiations.