counsel | Definition

counsel
Procedural Law

 

1. Legal advice.
2. A term used to refer to the lawyers in a case. Thus, the Right to Counsel means the right to have a lawyer.

Do not confuse this with the similar term council, which is a group of people that come together for some purpose such as to deliberate and make decisions.


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