"The lawyer is going to the courthouse."

Translation:L'avocat va au tribunal.

January 15, 2018

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What's wrong with notaire

January 15, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/AmineHadji1

notaire = notary/solicitor. They also study law, but they have completely different prerogatives than lawyers.

January 16, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Ripcurlgirl

Une notaire is closer to the British and Australian "solicitor" - someone who can draw up legal documents and can help collect legal info for a court case but only a "barrister" → un avocat, can present the case in court.

January 16, 2018
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