A lawyer, according to Black's Law Dictionary, is "a person learned in the law; as an attorney, counsel or solicitor; a person licensed to practice law."[1
An attorney is someone who represents someone else in the transaction of business:
• For attorney-at-law, see attorney at law (United States), attorney at law (Japan), advocate, lawyer, solicitor, barrister or civil law notary.
• For attorney-in-fact, see power of attorney.
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