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Attorney may refer to:


Roles

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Attorney at lawAttorney at law or attorney-at-law, usually abbreviated in everyday speech to attorney, is the preferred term for a practising lawyer in certain jurisdictions, including South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA) ...
, an official title of lawyers in some jurisdictions * Attorney general, the principal legal officer of (or advisor to) a government *
Attorney-in-fact A power of attorney (POA) or letter of attorney is a written authorization to represent or act on another's behalf in private affairs, business, or some other legal matter. The person authorizing the other to act is the ''principal'', ''grantor'' ...
, a holder of a power of attorney who is (though not necessarily a lawyer) able to act on another's behalf in legal and financial contexts * Lawyer, a synonym for attorney


Other uses

* Attorney, the name of some plants in the genus ''Clusia'' * Attorney's fee, compensation for legal services performed by an attorney (lawyer or law firm) for a client * Attorney–client privilege, or lawyer–client privilege, a "client's right to refuse to disclose and to prevent any other person from disclosing confidential communications between the client and the attorney" * ''The Attorney'', a 2013 South Korean film


See also

* {{disambiguation