plaintiff's attorney
A lawyer who regularly represents people who are suing for damages.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

plaintiff's attorney
n.
   the attorney who represents a plaintiff (the suing party) in a lawsuit. In lawyer parlance a "plaintiff's attorney" refers to a lawyer who regularly represents persons who are suing for damages, while a lawyer who is regularly chosen by an insurance company to represent its insureds is called a "defense attorney."
   See also: defense attorney, plaintiff

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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