Advocacy is the process of using information strategically to change policies that affect the lives of disadvantaged people. It often involves lobbying northern development and political institutions. Increasingly…

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In the federal government of the United States, the Attorney General is a member of the Cabinet and, as head of the Department of Justice, is the top…

Presence of a lawyer

What is it called when a lawyer argues a case? Oral arguments are spoken presentations to a judge or appellate court by a lawyer (or parties when representing…

Presence of a lawyer

In American English, attorneys general is the correct plural form. The British prefer attorney-generals (the Brits have long hyphenated the phrase). What is correct attorney-generals or attorneys general?…

Presence of a lawyer

Definition. An agent authorized to act on behalf of another person, but not necessarily authorized to practice law, e.g. a person authorized to act by a power of…

Presence of a lawyer

The initial consultation may last more or less than one hour. Although we schedule each initial consultation for one hour, your actual appointment may last more or less…

Presence of a lawyer

For a practicing lawyer who wants to pursue an MBA degree without interruption to one’s legal works, an EMBA (Executive MBA) program might be the best choice. Is…

Presence of a lawyer

How do I contact the Advocate newspaper? Contact us at The Advocate – 225.388. 0200 The New Orleans Advocate – 504-529-0522; The Acadiana Advocate – 337.234. Do you…

Presence of a lawyer

Is it worth getting a lawyer for a car accident? It can certainly be worth getting a lawyer for a car accident, particularly if the accident was serious…

Presence of a lawyer

You can check with the Local Courts, Bar Association, Local Judges, and Local Law Departments to help you find good lawyers. They can always recommend a lawyer according…

Presence of a lawyer