Lord of Appeal

(in full Lord of Appeal in Ordinary)
noun formal term for law lord.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • Lord of Appeal in Ordinary — Lords of Appeal in Ordinary, or Law Lords, are appointed under the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876 to the House of Lords of the United Kingdom in order to exercise its judicial functions, which include acting as the highest court of appeal for… …   Wikipedia

  • lord of appeal in ordinary — a life peer with eminent legal qualifications appointed to act as one of the principal members of the House of Lords in its proceedings as a court of last resort authorized the appointment of … nine lords of appeal in ordinary F.A.Ogg & Harold… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord of Appeal in Ordinary — Le Lord of Appeal in Ordinary, ou plus communément Law Lord (parfois appelé « lord juridique » en français), est un poste de juge au Royaume Uni créé par l’Chambre des Lords, qui possédait traditionnellement des fonctions… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lord of Appeal in Ordinary — noun British a life baron who has held high judicial office for two years or practised at the bar for at least fifteen years, appointed to hear appeals in the House of Lords and the Privy Council; Law Lord …   Australian English dictionary

  • Senior Lord of Appeal in Ordinary — The Senior Lord of Appeal in Ordinary, also known as the Senior Law Lord, is the highest ranking Lord of Appeal in Ordinary. The holder of this title is the head of the judicial branch of the House of Lords. The current Senior Law Lord is Lord… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Chancellor — For other uses, see Lord Chancellor (disambiguation). Not to be confused with the Chancellor of the Exchequer. Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain …   Wikipedia

  • Lord juridique — Le terme de Lord juridique est la traduction courante en français du terme anglais Law Lord. Jusqu en 2009, des juges siégeaient à la Chambre des Lords au Royaume Uni avec le titre de Lords juridiques. Ce terme n est plus employé au Royaume Uni,… …   Wikipédia en Français

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