Famous Male Lawyers

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List of famous male lawyers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male lawyers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being lawyers. There are thousand of males working as lawyers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic lawyers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a lawyer then the people below should give you inspiration.

List is made up of people like Jacques Roy and Peter Häberle.

While this isn't a list of all male lawyers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male lawyers?" and "Who are the best male lawyers?"
Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Lawyers
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Barack Hussein Obama II ( (listen); born August 4, 1961) is an American attorney and politician who served as the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the first African American to be elected to the presidency. He previously served as a U.S. senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008 and an Illinois state senator from 1997 to 2004. Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. After graduating from Columbia University in 1983, he worked as a community organizer in Chicago. In 1988, he enrolled in Harvard Law School, where he was the first black president of the Harvard Law Review. After graduating, he became a civil rights attorney and an ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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Gerard Butler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Lawyers
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Gerard James Butler (born 13 November 1969) is a Scottish actor, producer, singer and musician. After studying law, Butler turned to acting in the mid-1990s with small roles in productions such as Mrs Brown (1997), the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), and Tale of the Mummy (1998). In 2000, he starred as Dracula in the horror film Dracula 2000 with Christopher Plummer and Jonny Lee Miller. He subsequently played Attila the Hun in the miniseries Attila (2001) and then appeared in the films Reign of Fire with Christian Bale (2002) and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life with Angelina Jolie (2003), before playing André Marek in the adaptation of Michael Crichton's science ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Paisley, United Kingdom

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Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Lawyers
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William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III; August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 42nd president of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Prior to the presidency, he was the governor of Arkansas from 1979 to 1981, and again from 1983 to 1992, and the attorney general of Arkansas from 1977 to 1979. A member of the Democratic Party, Clinton was ideologically a New Democrat, and many of his policies reflected a centrist "Third Way" political philosophy. Clinton was born and raised in Arkansas and attended Georgetown University, University College, Oxford, and Yale Law School. He met Hillary Rodham at Yale and married her in 1975. After graduating, Clinton ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 72

Birthplace: Hope, Arkansas, United States of America

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Yul Kwon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Lawyers
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Yul Kwon (born February 14, 1975) is an American television host and former government official, lawyer, and management consultant based in California. He first gained national recognition as the winner of the reality TV show Survivor: Cook Islands in 2006. He hosted the 2012 four-part TV series America Revealed on PBS as well as LinkAsia on Link TV. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Flushing, New York City, New York, United States of America