An example of a barrister is the character of Mark Darcy in the book and movie Bridget Jones' Diary.
The barrister sits without a jury.
Brodie, barrister, and nephew of Sir Benjamin C. Brodie, was born in London in 1815.
His work as a barrister was chiefly concerned with pedigree cases before the House of Lords.
The faculties of law confer the same degrees in law and also grant certificates of capacity, which enable the holder to practise as an avou; a licence is necessary for the profession of barrister.