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List of famous attorney at laws, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top attorney at laws in the world? This includes the most prominent attorney at laws, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable attorney at laws is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic attorney at laws were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned attorney at laws.

Barack Obama and John Quincy Adams are included on this list along with many more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known attorney at laws to the lesser known attorney at laws of today, these are some of the best professionals in the attorney at law field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous attorney at laws ever?" and "What are the names of famous attorney at laws?" then you're in the right place. (908 items)

Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. The first African American to assume the ...more

John Edwards is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
John Edwards Johnny Reid "John" Edwards is an American politician, who served as a U.S. Senator from North Carolina. He was the Democratic nominee for Vice President in 2004, and was a candidate ...more

Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Eric Holder Eric Himpton Holder, Jr. is the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, in office since 2009. Holder, serving in the administration of President Barack Obama, is the first African American ...more

Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Joe Scarborough Charles Joseph "Joe" Scarborough is an American cable news and talk radio host, lawyer, author, and former politician. He is currently the co-host of Morning Joe on MSNBC, and ...more

Eliot Spitzer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Eliot Spitzer Eliot Laurence Spitzer is a political commentator and Democratic Party politician who served as the 54th Governor of New York from January 2007 until his resignation on March 17, 2008. His ...more

George Wallace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
George Wallace George Corley Wallace, Jr. was an American politician and the 45th Governor of Alabama, having served two nonconsecutive terms and two consecutive terms as a Democrat: 1963–1967, 1971–1979 and ...more

Fred Thompson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Fred Thompson Freddie Dalton "Fred" Thompson is an American politician, actor, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, and radio host. Thompson, a Republican, served in the United States Senate representing ...more

Elizabeth Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Elizabeth Edwards Mary Elizabeth Anania Edwards was an American attorney, a best-selling author and a health care activist. She was married to John Edwards, the former U.S. Senator from North Carolina who was the ...more

G. Gordon Liddy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
G. Gordon Liddy George Gordon Battle Liddy, better known as G. Gordon Liddy is a convicted felon and retired American lawyer best known as the chief operative in the White House Plumbers unit that existed from ...more

Sam Brownback is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Sam Brownback Samuel Dale "Sam" Brownback is an American politician currently serving as Governor of Kansas. A member of the Republican Party, Brownback was first elected to the U.S. House of ...more

Gloria Allred is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Gloria Allred Gloria Rachel Allred is an American civil rights lawyer who is noted for taking high-profile and often controversial cases; she has been particularly involved with cases involving the protection ...more

Alan Grayson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Alan Grayson Alan Grayson appeared in the 2006 film Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers.

Caroline Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Caroline Kennedy Caroline Bouvier Kennedy is an American author, attorney, and the current United States Ambassador to Japan. She is a prominent member of the Kennedy family and the only surviving child of ...more

Sargent Shriver is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Sargent Shriver Robert Sargent "Sarge" Shriver, Jr. was an American statesman and activist. As the husband of Eunice Kennedy Shriver, he was part of the Kennedy family, serving in the Kennedy and ...more

Kristine Lefebvre is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Kristine Lefebvre Kristine Leigh Lefebvre is a lawyer, and was a contestant on NBC's reality show The Apprentice who made it into the final group of six contestants before being fired. The credentials which ...more

Bob McDonnell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Bob McDonnell Robert Francis "Bob" McDonnell is a former American politician. He was the 71st Governor of Virginia. McDonnell served on the executive committee of the Republican Governors ...more

John Quincy Adams is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
John Quincy Adams John Quincy Adams was an American statesman who served as the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829. He also served as a diplomat, a Senator and member of the House of ...more

John Lindsay is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
John Lindsay John Vliet Lindsay was an American politician, lawyer, and broadcaster who was a U.S. congressman, mayor of New York City, candidate for U.S. president, and regular guest host of Good Morning ...more

Robert Byrd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Robert Byrd Robert Carlyle Byrd was a United States Senator from West Virginia. A member of the Democratic Party, Byrd served as a U.S. Representative from 1953 until 1959 and as a U.S. Senator from 1959 to ...more

Vito Fossella is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Vito Fossella Vito John Fossella, Jr. is a U.S. Republican politician from the state of New York who formerly represented the state's 13th Congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives for six ...more

Ken Cuccinelli is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Ken Cuccinelli Kenneth Thomas "Ken" Cuccinelli II is a former Attorney General of Virginia who was the Republican candidate for Governor of Virginia in the 2013 Virginia gubernatorial election. He ...more

Caspar Weinberger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Caspar Weinberger Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger, GBE, was an American politician and businessman. As a prominent Republican, he served in a variety of prominent state and federal positions for three ...more

Kay Hagan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Kay Hagan Janet Kay Ruthven Hagan is an American politician who served as a United States Senator from North Carolina from 2009 to 2015. Previously she served in the North Carolina Senate from 1999 to ...more

Richard Socarides is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Richard Socarides Richard Socarides is a Democratic political strategist, writer, commentator and a New York attorney. Socarides was named Head of Public Affairs for Gerson Lehrman Group in August 2013. He was a ...more

Charles B. Rangel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Charles B. Rangel Charles Bernard "Charlie" Rangel is the U.S. Representative for New York's 13th congressional district. A member of the Democratic Party, he is the second-longest currently serving ...more

Carl D. Perkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Carl D. Perkins Carl Dewey Perkins, a Democrat, was a politician and member of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Kentucky.

Barbara Jordan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Barbara Jordan Barbara Charline Jordan was an American politician and a leader of the Civil Rights movement. She was the first African American elected to the Texas Senate after Reconstruction, the first ...more

Jim Garrison is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Jim Garrison Earling Carothers "Jim" Garrison – who changed his first name to Jim in the early 1960s – was the District Attorney of Orleans Parish, Louisiana, from 1962 to 1973. A member of the ...more

Eric Cantor is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Eric Cantor Eric Ivan Cantor is an American politician, lawyer and businessman, who served as the United States representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district from 2001 to 2014. A member of the ...more

Melvin Belli is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Melvin Belli Melvin Mouron Belli was a prominent American lawyer known as "The King of Torts" and by insurance companies as 'Melvin Bellicose'. He had many celebrity clients, including Zsa Zsa ...more

Owen Wister is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Owen Wister Owen Wister was an American writer and "father" of western fiction. He is best remembered for writing The Virginian, although he never wrote about the West afterwards.

George Moscone is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
George Moscone George Richard Moscone was an Italian-American attorney and Democratic politician. He was the 37th mayor of San Francisco, California from January 1976 until his assassination in November 1978. ...more

John Lynch is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
John Lynch John H. Lynch is an American businessman and politician who served as the 80th Governor of the U.S. State of New Hampshire. Lynch was first elected Governor in 2004, defeating first-term ...more

Peter H. Irons is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Peter H. Irons Peter H. Irons is an American political activist, civil rights attorney, legal scholar, and professor emeritus of political science. He has written many books on the U.S. Supreme Court and ...more

Lindsey Graham is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Lindsey Graham Lindsey Olin Graham is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who serves as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina, in office since 2003. Born in Central, South ...more

Daniel Inouye is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Daniel Inouye Daniel Ken "Dan" Inouye was a Medal of Honor recipient, a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, a United States Senator from Hawaii, a member of the Democratic Party, and the ...more

Marcia Clark is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Marcia Clark Marcia Rachel Clark is an American prosecutor, author, and television correspondent who gained fame as the head prosecutor in the O. J. Simpson murder case.

Gordon Fox is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Gordon Fox Gordon Dennis Fox is an American politician from Providence, Rhode Island and formerly the Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Representatives. A Democrat, he was first elected to the ...more

Mike Pence is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Mike Pence Michael Richard Pence (born June 7, 1959) is an American politician and lawyer serving as the 48th and current Vice President of the United States, since January 20, 2017. He previously was the ...more

Rich Merritt is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Rich Merritt Richard Wayne Merritt is an author and attorney. Merritt has also spoken at universities, law schools and other civic organizations about topics ranging from issues on gay and lesbian equality ...more

Bobby Shriver is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Bobby Shriver Robert Sargent "Bobby" Shriver III is an activist, attorney, journalist and member of the Kennedy family living in Santa Monica, California. He was a member of the Santa Monica City ...more

William Scranton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
William Scranton William Warren "Bill" Scranton was an American Republican Party politician. Scranton served as the 38th Governor of Pennsylvania from 1963 to 1967. From 1976 to 1977, he served as ...more

William H. Gates, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
William H. Gates, Sr. William Henry "Bill" Gates, Sr. is a retired American attorney and philanthropist and author of the book Showing Up for Life: Thoughts on the Gifts of a Lifetime. He is the father of ...more

John F. McBurney III is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
John F. McBurney III John F. McBurney III was a Democratic member of the Rhode Island Senate, representing the 15th district from 1974 to 2010. McBurney first won election to the Senate in 1974, replacing his ...more

John H. Rogers is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
John H. Rogers John H. Rogers is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the 12th Norfolk District since 1992, which includes all of Norwood and parts of Walpole. Bills ...more

Robert Whitlow is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Robert Whitlow Robert Whitlow is a film-maker and a best-selling author of twelve legal thrillers. He is also a contributor to a short story The Rescuers, a story included in the book What The Wind Picked Up ...more

Jack Reed is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Jack Reed John Francis Reed, known as Jack Reed, is the senior United States Senator from Rhode Island, serving since 1997. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served in the United States ...more

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. was an American lawyer, politician, and businessman. He was the fifth child of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.

J. Howard Marshall is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
J. Howard Marshall James Howard Marshall II was an American business magnate, university professor, attorney, and federal government official. His life spanned more than nine decades and almost the entire history ...more

Bill Ritter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Attorney At Laws
Bill Ritter August William "Bill" Ritter is an American politician. He was the 41st Governor of the state of Colorado, from 2007 to 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Before his ...more