Does the entire Uk including Scotland and Northern Ireland draw the distinction? What about Canada? Australia? Other common law areas? Beyond (non common law areas)?

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    Many civil law jurisdictions have multiple categories of lawyers, with one handling essentially all trial law work and being much less common than U.S. lawyers, and thus resemble barristers although they aren't exactly equivalent professions.
    – ohwilleke
    Mar 2 at 3:16


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