solicitor general

Definitions

  • The Salvationist Solicitor-General
    The Salvationist Solicitor-General
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n solicitor general a law officer appointed to assist an attorney general
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Usage

In literature:

This was before Wedderburn had wormed himself into favour with Lord North and won the office of Solicitor-General (1778).
"William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
Keymis also had been arrested, and was examined by Waad and the Solicitor-General on Ralegh's communications with Cobham.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
It is supposed that either Sugden or Alderson will be Solicitor-General.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
John C. Allen, solicitor-general; the Hon.
"Wilmot and Tilley" by James Hannay
Solicitors' & General Life Assurance Society.
"Notes and Queries, Number 211, November 12, 1853" by Various
The fee for her Solicitor General was L50.
"A Book About Lawyers" by John Cordy Jeaffreson
Murray, Solicitor-General (1750), his character, ii.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The reply of the solicitor general had made me laugh.
"The Battle with the Slum" by Jacob A. Riis
He was made Solicitor-General in 1839.
"McGill and its Story, 1821-1921" by Cyrus Macmillan
Frierson, Solicitor General William L, 654.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Solicitors & General Life Assurance Society.
"Notes and Queries, Number 215, December 10, 1853" by Various
Fitzpatrick, Charles, solicitor-general, 170 n., 247.
"The Day of Sir Wilfrid Laurier" by Oscar D. Skelton
But the stories told of Judge Jackson, like the stories told of the solicitor, the general, the president, are legion.
"Andrew Jackson" by William Garrott Brown
In February, 1840, Sydenham had invited Robert Baldwin to be his Solicitor-General in the Upper Province.
"British Supremacy & Canadian Self-Government" by J. L. Morison
Appointed solicitor-general, 1793, and attorney-general, 1795.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
Two merchants from St. Eustatius went to London, where they were examined by the Attorney and Solicitor-Generals.
"The West Indies and the Spanish Main [1899]" by James Rodway
We have a consultation with the Solicitor-General to-morrow, and a meeting in chambers at four.
"Roland Cashel Volume I (of II)" by Charles James Lever
One member of the supreme tribunal holds the position of solicitor-general of the republic.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4" by Various
Dunning the solicitor-general, character of, 722.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, No. 362, December 1845" by Various
The Solicitor-General holds a similar position, and may act in his place.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
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In news:

Obama nominates Solicitor General Elena Kagan for Supreme Court.
The Next Solicitor General .
Kagan's road from solicitor general to Supreme Court: not too rocky.
But she was confirmed last year as solicitor general – and won seven Republican votes.
Obama Interviews Solicitor General Elena Kagan for Supreme Court.
Solicitor General Elena Kagan speaks during a panel about Women Advocates of the Supreme Court Bar, Thursday, Jan 28,2010, at the Newseum in Washington.
Judge Diane Wood, Solicitor General Elena Kagan Seen as Supreme Court Hopefuls.
The Senate has approved the nomination of Kenneth W Starr, a conservative Federal appeals judge, to be Solicitor General , the Government's chief representative before the Supreme Court.
Was Judge and Solicitor General .
White House defends solicitor general .
Former Solicitor General Ted Olson plays Biden in Ryan debate prep.
Appointed as solicitor-general in 2010.
Solicitor General cites New Jersey's efforts to reform insurance market in Supreme Court arguments.
Solicitor General Donald B Verrilli Jr. Romney's team: Upbeat, realistic.
The US Solicitor General has filed an amicus brief siding with two pharmaceutical sales reps in their overtime case against GlaxoSmithKline.
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