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attorney, lawyer, counsel
Anyone trained in the law who has received a law degree from a recognized university and who is authorized to practice law in a given jurisdiction.
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attorney competence
Standards for determining whether clients are fairly and intelligently represented by their lawyers when they are charged with crimes.
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attorney general
1. Senior U.S. prosecutor in each federal district court.
2. A cabinet member who heads the Justice Department.
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attorney-client confidentiality and privilege
Relation between a counsel and his/her client wherein any information exchanged between them will not be disclosed to others; such as, prosecutors.

Attorneys are protected from disclosing information about the clients they represent because of this privilege.

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district attorney
The prosecuting officer of a Federal or State judicial district in the U.S.
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