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16th Jun '17 8:14:57 PM marcoasalazarm
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* Defied on an episode of ''Series/{{Bull}}''. A rich man is serioiusly thinking of bringing one of these along to help on his son's courtesy appointment in a PapaWolf moment, but Dr. Bull tells him that this show of legal force would instead piss off the jury and probably make them declare the kid guilty just to get back at the rich people. The Man chooses a SimpleCountryLawyer instead.
16th Jun '17 7:58:42 PM blerg223
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* TruthInTelevision in a more literal way: the US Army has the Judge Advocate General's department, its own legal corps; up until reorganisation in the 1990's, the British Army had its own Royal Army Legal Department (now subsumed into the Royal Logistic Corps). In both cases - if not an army of lawyers in uniform, then certainly at least a batallion.

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* TruthInTelevision in a more literal way: the US Army has the Judge Advocate General's department, its own legal corps; up until reorganisation in the 1990's, the British Army had its own Royal Army Legal Department (now subsumed into the Royal Logistic Corps). In both cases - if not an army of lawyers in uniform, then certainly at least a batallion.battalion.
12th Apr '17 3:35:23 AM jormis29
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* One episode of ''Series/TheDefenders'' (the 2010 series with lawyers, not [[Series/TheDefenders2017 the upcoming Netflix miniseries]]) has one episode's bad guys use their army of lawyers as a blatant show of force. There are so many of them that when they sit down at their ridiculously long table they need two row of chairs.

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* One episode of ''Series/TheDefenders'' (the 2010 series with lawyers, not [[Series/TheDefenders2017 the upcoming Netflix miniseries]]) ''Series/{{The Defenders|2010}}'' has one episode's bad guys use their army of lawyers as a blatant show of force. There are so many of them that when they sit down at their ridiculously long table they need two row of chairs.
27th Mar '17 3:53:22 PM dmcreif
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* One episode of ''Series/TheDefenders'' (the 2010 series with lawyers, not [[ComicBook/TheDefenders that comic book series]]) has one episode's bad guys use their ArmyOfLawyers as a blatant show of force. There are so many of them that when they sit down at their ridiculously long table they need two row of chairs.

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* One episode of ''Series/TheDefenders'' (the 2010 series with lawyers, not [[ComicBook/TheDefenders that comic book series]]) [[Series/TheDefenders2017 the upcoming Netflix miniseries]]) has one episode's bad guys use their ArmyOfLawyers army of lawyers as a blatant show of force. There are so many of them that when they sit down at their ridiculously long table they need two row of chairs.
5th Oct '16 6:57:29 PM Dravencour
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-->-- '''Koga Shuto''', ''Film/DoubleDragon''

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-->-- '''Koga Shuto''', Shuko''', ''Film/DoubleDragon''
28th Sep '16 5:44:59 AM LordOfTheSword
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* Thief's Ninja Lawyers in ''Webcomic/EightBitTheater''.

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* More literally than usual, Thief's Ninja Lawyers in ''Webcomic/EightBitTheater''.
17th Aug '16 7:48:57 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''NationalLampoonsChristmasVacation'', Clark's boss is introduced with a team of yes-men marching lockstep behind him (with foley marching sound effects).
* In JohnGrisham's ''TheRainmaker'', NaiveNewcomer attorney Rudy Baylor has an OhCrap moment when he meets the [[DavidVersusGoliath opposing legal team]].

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* In ''NationalLampoonsChristmasVacation'', ''Film/NationalLampoonsChristmasVacation'', Clark's boss is introduced with a team of yes-men marching lockstep behind him (with foley marching sound effects).
* In JohnGrisham's ''TheRainmaker'', Creator/JohnGrisham's ''Film/TheRainmaker'', NaiveNewcomer attorney Rudy Baylor has an OhCrap moment when he meets the [[DavidVersusGoliath opposing legal team]].



* Both the plaintiff and the big tobacco company have one of these in JohnGrisham's ''The Runaway Jury''.

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* Both the plaintiff and the big tobacco company have one of these in JohnGrisham's Creator/JohnGrisham's ''The Runaway Jury''.



* One episode of ''The Defenders'' (the 2010 series with lawyers, not [[ComicBook/TheDefenders that comic book series]]) has one episode's bad guys use their ArmyOfLawyers as a blatant show of force. There are so many of them that when they sit down at their ridiculously long table they need two row of chairs.

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* One episode of ''The Defenders'' ''Series/TheDefenders'' (the 2010 series with lawyers, not [[ComicBook/TheDefenders that comic book series]]) has one episode's bad guys use their ArmyOfLawyers as a blatant show of force. There are so many of them that when they sit down at their ridiculously long table they need two row of chairs.
15th Jul '16 2:31:09 PM AgProv
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* The military actually has an "army of lawyers," in the form of Judge Advocate General Corps, which is literally the army of army (or, navy or air force) lawyers.
15th Jul '16 2:30:10 PM AgProv
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* TruthInTelevision in a more literal way: the US Army has the Judge Advocate General's department, its own legal corps; up until reorganisation in the 1990's, the British Army had its own Royal Army Legal Department (now subsumed into the Royal Logistic Corps). In both cases - if not an army of lawyers in uniform, then certainly at least a batallion.
14th Jun '16 11:59:38 PM Doug86
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* Creator/{{IBM}}'s lawyers [[http://www.boiledbeans.net/2008/03/27/yet-another-bluish-question/ have been compared]] to the ''Nazgûl'' (of [[Literature/LordOfTheRings LoTR]] fame).

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* Creator/{{IBM}}'s lawyers [[http://www.boiledbeans.net/2008/03/27/yet-another-bluish-question/ have been compared]] to the ''Nazgûl'' (of [[Literature/LordOfTheRings [[Literature/TheLordOfTheRings LoTR]] fame).
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