silk

noun

  • Procedural Law and Evidence
  • The Practice of Law
  • Common law systems
  • UK Law

Definitions of silk

  • (informal) (UK)a senior barrister. NB a barrister is a type of lawyer in UK and Commonwealth countries that is allowed to plead for a client in the lower and higher courts

    Mr Shaw was represented by Mayer Brown solicitors and a silk.

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