It's a free online legal dictionary search engine for legal definitions of legal terminology and legal word, legal abbreviations, and legal jargon you may meet when reading legal acts, law books, documents, legal forms and other legal content.

Simply enter in the textbox the legal word or phrase you want to look up. Then click SEARCH. Or you may specify your search result by using the advanced search features.
CHOOSE AN AREA OF LEGAL INTEREST
OR SPECIFY BY A FIRST LETTER
of the legal term or legal word.
Legal Word of the Day
Share it on TwitterFacebook
power of attorney
Power of attorney means a written document by which a principal with capacity designates an agent to act on his or her behalf. … Full Definition »

Legal Dictionary & Law Glossary

James R GillilandAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Real Estate Law, Wills & Probate, Business Law, Trusts & Estate Planning, Industrial Development Law
Geoffrey M WardleAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Real Estate Law, Business Law, Litigation, Industrial Development Law
Duane R MiyashiroAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Real Estate Law, Admiralty & Maritime Law, Consumer Protection, Litigation, Industrial Development Law
John F ThompsonAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Real Estate Law, Tax Law, Industrial Development Law
Minneapolis Star TribuneThe measure requires local police to take DNA from anyone arrested for a violent felony and to ship the samples to the DOJ, although the agency won't be allowed to process them until a judge finds probable cause that a crime was committed in each case... more »
Sioux City Journal"Health care has been a sleepy niche of M&A until recently, but the giant has been awakened," says Ken Menges, a senior partner handling M&A at law firm Akin Gump in New York. To a large extent, the deals are being driven by "cost pressure on the ... more »