Sentence Examples with the word Bencher

In 1817 he became a bencher of Lincoln's Inn.

In 1763 he became king's counsel and bencher of Lincoln's Inn, and for a short time went the northern circuits, but was more successful in obtaining business in the Court of Chancery.

He soon acquired a large practice at the bar in London, took silk in 1908, and became a bencher of his Inn.

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All this they read with saucer eyes, and erect and primitive curiosity, and with unwearied gizzard, whose corrugations even yet need no sharpening, just as some little four-year-old bencher his two-cent gilt-covered edition of Cinderella--without any improvement, that I can see, in the pronunciation, or accent, or emphasis, or any more skill in extracting or inserting the moral.

Mr Hall was a bencher of the Inner Temple, and was alive at the time of the action.

He left Oxford without taking a degree in 1609, and was called to the bar at Lincoln's Inn in 1616, becoming a bencher in 1633.