Definition of Counsel. Meaning of Counsel. Synonyms of Counsel

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Counsel. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Counsel and, of course, Counsel synonyms and on the right images related to the word Counsel.

Definition of Counsel

No result for Counsel. Showing similar results...

counsellor
Counselor Coun"sel*or (koun"s?l-?r), n. [Written also counsellor.] [OE. conseiler, F. conseiller, fr. L. consiliarius, fr. consilium counsel.] 1. One who counsels; an adviser. Can he that speaks with the tongue of an enemy be a good counselor, or no? --Shak. 2. A member of council; one appointed to advise a sovereign or chief magistrate. Note: [See under Consilor.] 3. One whose profession is to give advice in law, and manage causes for clients in court; a barrister. Good counselors lack no clients. --Shak.
Counselor
Counselor Coun"sel*or (koun"s?l-?r), n. [Written also counsellor.] [OE. conseiler, F. conseiller, fr. L. consiliarius, fr. consilium counsel.] 1. One who counsels; an adviser. Can he that speaks with the tongue of an enemy be a good counselor, or no? --Shak. 2. A member of council; one appointed to advise a sovereign or chief magistrate. Note: [See under Consilor.] 3. One whose profession is to give advice in law, and manage causes for clients in court; a barrister. Good counselors lack no clients. --Shak.
Counselorship
Counselorship Coun"sel*or*ship (koun"s?l-?r-sh?p), n. The function and rank or office of a counselor. --Bacon.
Discounsel
Discounsel Dis*coun"sel, v. t. [Pref. dis- + counsel: cf. OF. desconseiller.] To dissuade. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Miscounsel
Miscounsel Mis*coun"sel, v. t. To counsel or advise wrongly.

Meaning of Counsel from wikipedia

- A counsel or a counsellor at law is a person who gives advice and deals with various issues, particularly in legal matters. It is a title often used interchangeably...
- some Commonwealth countries, a Queen's Counsel (post-nominal QC) during the reign of a queen, or King's Counsel (post-nominal KC) during the reign of a...
- The Special Counsel investigation was an investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections, alleged links between ****ociates of...
- ****ociate nor partner. Some firms use titles such as "counsel", "special counsel", and "senior counsel" for the same concept. According to American Bar ****ociation...
- A general counsel, chief counsel, or chief legal officer (CLO) is the chief lawyer of a legal department, usually in a company or a governmental department...
- barrister-at-law, bar-at-law, canonist, canon lawyer, civil law notary, counsel, counselor, counsellor, solicitor, legal executive, or public servant preparing...
- In Ontario, Canada duty counsel refers to a lawyer paid by Legal Aid Ontario, an agency of the provincial government, who provides limited legal services...
- The White House Counsel is a staff appointee of the President of the United States and Vice President of the United States whose role is to advise the...
- The title of Senior Counsel or State Counsel (post-nominal letters: SC) is given to a senior lawyer in some countries that were formerly part of the British...
- The corporation counsel is the title given to the chief legal officer who handles civil claims against the city in some US muni****l and county jurisdictions...
Loading...