28 relations: Ambrose Hardinge Giffard, Attorney General for England and Wales, Brent Follett, British Ceylon, Call to the bar, Devon, Devon and Exeter Institution, Edward Bowring Stephens, Edward Divett, Exeter (UK Parliament constituency), Frederic Thesiger, 1st Baron Chelmsford, Inner Temple, James Wentworth Buller, Lawyer, London, Member of parliament, Robert Peel, Robert Rolfe, 1st Baron Cranworth, Sir Frederick Pollock, 1st Baronet, Sir John Duckworth, 2nd Baronet, Solicitor General for England and Wales, Temple Church, Thomas Wilde, 1st Baron Truro, Topsham, Devon, Trinity College, Cambridge, Tuberculosis, United Kingdom general election, 1835, William Behnes.
Sir Ambrose Hardinge Giffard (1771–1827) was chief justice of British Ceylon.
Her Majesty's Attorney General for England and Wales, usually known simply as the Attorney General, is one of the Law Officers of the Crown.
Brent Spencer Follett QC (1810 – 23 January 1887) was a British Conservative politician and barrister.
Ceylon (Sinhala: බ්රිතාන්ය ලංකාව, Brithānya Laṃkāva; Tamil: பிரித்தானிய இலங்கை, Birithaniya Ilangai) was a British Crown colony between 1815 and 1948.
The call to the bar is a legal term of art in most common law jurisdictions where persons must be qualified to be allowed to argue in court on behalf of another party and are then said to have been "called to the bar" or to have received a "call to the bar".
Devon, also known as Devonshire, which was formerly its common and official name, is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south.
The Devon and Exeter Institution is a subscription library in the City of Exeter, Devon, founded in 1813 for "The general diffusion of science, literature and the arts".
Edward Bowring Stephens (10 December 1815, in Exeter – 10 November 1882, in London), (works signed E B Stephens) was a British sculptor from Devon.
Edward Divett (1797 – 25 July 1864 was a British Liberal and Radical politician. Divett was elected Radical MP for Exeter at the 1832 general election and held the seat until his death in 1864.
Exeter is a constituency composed of the cathedral city and county town of Devon represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament.
Frederic Thesiger, 1st Baron Chelmsford, PC, QC, FRS (25 April 1794 – 5 October 1878) was a British jurist and Conservative politician.
The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, commonly known as Inner Temple, is one of the four Inns of Court (professional associations for barristers and judges) in London.
James Wentworth Buller (1 October 1798 – 13 March 1865) of Downes, Crediton, Devon, was a British Whig Member of Parliament for Exeter, in Devon, from 1830 to 1835, and for North Devon from 1857 to 1865.
A lawyer or attorney is a person who practices law, as an advocate, attorney, attorney at law, barrister, barrister-at-law, bar-at-law, counsel, counselor, counsellor, counselor at law, or solicitor, but not as a paralegal or charter executive secretary.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet, (5 February 17882 July 1850) was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1834–35 and 1841–46) and twice as Home Secretary (1822–27 and 1828–30).
Robert Monsey Rolfe, 1st Baron Cranworth, PC (18 December 1790 – 26 July 1868) was a British lawyer and Liberal politician.
Sir Jonathan Frederick Pollock, 1st Baronet, PC (23 September 1783 – 28 August 1870) was a British lawyer and Tory politician.
Sir John Thomas Buller Duckworth, 2nd Baronet (17 March 1809 – 29 November 1887) was a British Conservative politician.
Her Majesty's Solicitor General for England and Wales, known informally as the Solicitor General, is one of the Law Officers of the Crown, and the deputy of the Attorney General, whose duty is to advise the Crown and Cabinet on the law.
The Temple Church is a late 12th-century church in the City of London located between Fleet Street and the River Thames, built by the Knights Templar as their English headquarters.
Thomas Wilde, 1st Baron Truro (7 July 1782 – 11 November 1855), was a British lawyer, judge and politician.
Topsham is a town in Exeter in the county of Devon, England, on the east side of the River Exe, immediately north of its confluence with the River Clyst and the former's estuary, between Exeter and Exmouth.
Trinity College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England.
Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB).
The 1835 United Kingdom general election was called when Parliament was dissolved on 29 December 1834.
William Behnes (1795 – 3 January 1864) was an English sculptor of the early 19th century.