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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or being a person with specialized training who assists an attorney.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who assists a lawyer in their routine work but who is without the qualified status of a solicitor or barrister (England and Wales), attorney (U.S.), or advocate; known more commonly in the U.S. as a legal assistant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person with specialized training who assists lawyers


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