Esq.

esq.
esq. abbresquire

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

Esq.
An abbreviation for esquire, which is a title used by attorneys in the United States. The term esquire has a different meaning in English law. It is used to signify a title of dignity, which ranks above gentleman and directly below knight.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


Esq.
An abbreviation for esquire, which is a title used by attorneys in the United States. The term esquire has a different meaning in English law. It is used to signify a title of dignity, which ranks above gentleman and directly below knight.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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