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List of famous solicitors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top solicitors in the world? This includes the most prominent solicitors, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable solicitors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic solicitors 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 solicitors.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known solicitors to the lesser known solicitors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the solicitor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous solicitors ever?" and "What are the names of famous solicitors?" then you're in the right place. (188 items)
Ted Cruz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Solicitors
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Rafael Edward "Ted" Cruz is the junior United States Senator from Texas. Elected in 2012 as a Republican, he is the first Hispanic or Cuban American to serve as a U.S. Senator from Texas. He is the chairman of the subcommittee on the Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts, U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee. He is also the chairman of the subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness, U.S. Senate Commerce Committee. Between 1999 and 2003, Cruz served as the director of the Office of Policy Planning at the Federal Trade Commission, an associate deputy attorney general at the United States Department of Justice, and as domestic policy advisor to U.S. President George W. ...more

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Trey Gowdy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Solicitors
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Harold Watson "Trey" Gowdy III is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district since 2011. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district includes much of the Upstate region, including Greenville and Spartanburg. He recently visited Greer Middle College Charter High School in Taylors, South Carolina. Before his election to Congress, Gowdy was the solicitor for the state's Seventh Judicial Circuit, comprising Spartanburg and Cherokee counties. From 1994 to 2000, he was a federal prosecutor with the U.S. Attorney for the District of South Carolina. In 2014, Gowdy became chairman of a House Select Committee to investigate the ...more

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#8 on The Most Trustworthy Politicians

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Edward Elgar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Solicitors
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Sir Edward William Elgar, 1st Baronet, OM, GCVO was an English composer, many of whose works have entered the British and international classical concert repertoire. Among his best-known compositions are orchestral works including the Enigma Variations, the Pomp and Circumstance Marches, concertos for violin and cello, and two symphonies. He also composed choral works, including The Dream of Gerontius, chamber music and songs. He was appointed Master of the King's Musick in 1924. Although Elgar is often regarded as a typically English composer, most of his musical influences were not from England but from continental Europe. He felt himself to be an outsider, not only musically, but ...more

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Ian Gow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Solicitors
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Ian Reginald Edward Gow, TD was a British Conservative politician and solicitor. While serving as Member of Parliament for Eastbourne, he was assassinated by the Provisional Irish Republican Army who exploded a bomb under his car outside his home in East Sussex. ...more

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