In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
verbo transitivodisbarred, disbarring
1(attorney/barrister) inhabilitar para el ejercicio de la abogacía
- In one-third of those cases, the report showed, the lawyer who represented the death penalty defendant at trial or on appeal had been or was later disbarred or otherwise sanctioned.
- An investigation revealed that 33 defendants sentenced to death had been represented by attorneys who had been disbarred or suspended.
- I suspect that there are lawyers who have been disbarred because of less offensive courtroom buffoonery.
- In some states, a fifth of the attorneys who have represented defendants in capital cases have subsequently been suspended, disbarred or arrested.
- Because she was convicted of a felony, she was immediately disbarred, ending a career in law that spanned four decades.
- And prosecutors who engage in such behavior usually end up being disbarred.
- A lawyer who commits a felony and is disbarred is surely less deserving of our concern than an applicant who committed a similar crime years before studying law.
- He was a horrible attorney, and he's been disbarred.
- He subsequently surrendered his law license in 1988 and was disbarred after an investigation.
- If found guilty of breaching the requirements of the code of conduct, which require barristers to act independently at all times, he could be reprimanded, suspended from practice or even disbarred.
- If you're already a lawyer and you get a conviction you can be disbarred but no one has ever tried to become a lawyer with a past conviction.
- After investigations into at least 20 complaints against him by his law clients, the attorney was disbarred and convicted of attempted grand larceny.
- If found guilty by the tribunal, he could be disbarred from practising law in the country.
- Once a wealthy lawyer, he is now disbarred, broke and recently evicted from the hotel he has been living in since leaving the family.
- And had they been inclined, they could have had him disbarred.
- However she still takes on his case, risking exposure and being disbarred.
- Untruthful police and expert witnesses should be charged and lawyers disbarred or otherwise disciplined.
- The former lawyer was convicted of attempted grand larceny concerning a client's missing funds and disbarred in 1987.
- Ten days later the lawyer was committed to a state mental institution for substance abuse and was eventually disbarred.
- He blames his attorney, who was disbarred during the case, for that one.
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