Definition of student-at-law in English:

student-at-law

noun

Canadian
  • A law student who is undergoing training with a firm.

    • ‘The claim for the student-at-law is $50 per hour, an appropriate rate.’
    • ‘In total, two lawyers, a student-at-law and two law clerks became involved in this file on behalf of the plaintiffs.’
    • ‘I once was a lowly clerk / student-at-law assisting a solicitor assisting a barrister at a community legal centre.’