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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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Gilmore kindly addressed to my solicitor, describing the circumstances under which the writer of the anonymous letter was identified.
If his solicitor will not tell me where he is, I will hunt through England for him.
My solicitor, do you know,' observed Eugene, turning round to the furniture, 'is a man of infinite discernment
The law can be complicated and changes regularly, so it's important to get the best advice you can from the experts - that's where a solicitor comes in.
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Franciso for the position of Solicitor General of the United States.
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The Florida Solicitor General's Office, established in 1999 by Attorney General Bob Butterworth and former Florida State University President and FSU Law Dean Sandy D'Alemberte, represents the state's interests in federal and state appellate courts, including the U.
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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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