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Q.Who is senior, solicitor or counsel?

Q. Who is senior, solicitor or counsel?

Who is senior, solicitor or counsel? or kindly give preference order of advocate, solicitor, counsel? and what is the difference between them?

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A. Google can offer detailed answer to the same.

ARPIT BATRA

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A. Senior advocates will be decided by each High Court

Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge

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A. Dear Client,
You need to know the following for better understanding.
What's the Difference between a Lawyer, a Solicitor and a Barrister? The term Lawyer is a generic term used to describe anyone who is a Licensed Legal Practitioner qualified to give legal advice in one or more areas of law. Put simply, Solicitors and Barristers are both types of Lawyer. 1. Barristers are also called ‘counsel’ – two words for the same group of people.
2. Solicitors are those lawyers found in almost every high street in UK . They represent individuals to resolve their legal problems.
Indian Context:
What is the difference between Solicitor General and Attorney General in India?
The solicitor general is under attorney general and render services on legal matters to the boss. Its tenure is for a period of three years. Attorney general is the legal advisor to the government and also the chief lawyer in Supreme Court of India on legal matters concerned with governments business.
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Shanti Ranjan Behera

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