legal eagle


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legal eagle

An especially clever, aggressive, or skillful attorney. I might be considered something of a legal eagle now, but I had to work for years to get enough experience to build my reputation.
See also: eagle, legal
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At the debate, it was Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz, ACLU President Nadine Strossen, and me against Jay Sekulow, Robertson's legal eagle, David Limbaugh, Rush's younger brother and syndicated columnist, and Ann Coulter, sometimes referred to as a "public intellectual" (whatever that is).
He, unlike many of his white counterparts, has found a way to make his life count, something that comes across mightily in this well-done, insightful collection of introspection and reminiscence that will make every black American proud that this accomplished legal eagle exists in these troubled times.
You don't have to be a legal eagle or beagle to take up constitutional law professor Roger Goldman and attorney David Gallen's Thurgood Marshall: Justice for All.
The new Legal Eagle program is the first of its kind to combine legal education with one full year of one-on-one case management services, community service, and group activities.
New York, Mar 22 (ANI): Padma Lakshmi's baby daddy Adam Dell has finally resorted to hiring legal eagle Bill Zabel to help him negotiate with the model.
But the hunky legal eagle, Dave Clark, comes to love the murky underword.
Paul Green has scored with three of the six runners he has had in 3yo+ handicaps at Catterick this season and goes for another win with Legal Eagle (3.
When a rock star's long-time friend is killed, the legal eagle investigates.
The un-named legal eagle is under investigation by the Law Society and gardai after complaints about missing money.
ANDREA SWATTS really is a high flying legal eagle, having risen through the ranks at Mark Gilbert Morse to become a partner in just seven years, she's also taking flying lessons.
She is now being defended by Jay Sekulow, TV preacher Pat Robertson's top legal eagle at the American Center for Law and Justice.
A divorced workaholic, he's been carrying on an Internet flirtation with someone he thinks is a young blond legal eagle.
A LEGAL eagle and top member of a Birmingham consumer watchdog is celebrating after clinching an award.
I note persons convicted of speeding (particularly in Flintshire) are frequently let off when some legal eagle pleads hardship.
Thomas is becoming the Pax poster boy, starring in not only this but a reality series and an upcoming TV movie, but here he's fairly miscast as a charismatic, thrice-married legal eagle with a mysterious past and the ability to dazzle leggy Feds.