初级出庭律师

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junior counsel

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Definitions of junior counsel

if a lawyer (a UK and commonwealth lawyer that is allowed to plead for a client in the lower and higher courts) is junior counsel then he or she is one of a team of two or more barristers representing either the same client or the state in court, but not the most important barrister on the team

Dr Eugene Creally and Mr Murdo Macleod QC were junior counsel to the inquiry.