ad·vice /əd-'vīs/ n1: recommendation regarding a decision or course of conducthe shall have power, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, to make treaties — U.S. Constitution art. II2: an official notice concerning a business transaction
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
advisement, advocacy, communication of knowledge, consilium, counsel, direction, guidance, information, instruction, legal counsel, notice, notification, opinion, prompting, proposal, proposition, recommendation, rede, suggestion, view, warning
associated concepts: advice of counsel, privilege
- Incivile est, nisi tota lege prospecta, una aliqua particula ejus proposita, judicare vel respondere. — Unless the entire law has been examined, it is improper to pass judgment upon a single portion of it- Nemo ex consilio obligatur. — No one is obligated as a consequence of giving advice- Simplex commendatio non obligat. — A mere recommendation is not bindingII index admonition, advocacy, charge (statement to the jury), direction (guidance), guidance, help, instruction (direction), monition (warning), recommendation, service (assistance), suggestion, tip (clue)
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.Guidance; suggestions; recommendations intended to help someone; the opinions and recommendations given to clients by lawyers.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.