With over 8,000 terms and expressions, this best-selling dictionary provides clear, concise and fully up-to-date information on all aspects of civil, criminal and commercial law.
Fully updated for the new edition, expanded topics include juvenile crime, immigration, anti-terrorism measures, e-crime, family law, police procedure and forensics.
Examples and encyclopedic comments help to explain complex terms from British, European and US legal procedure.
A recommended text for a number of law courses, this book is ideal for students and all professionals who need to understand legal terminology, especially non-native speakers of English. 'A useful volume for non-lawyers' - Citizens' Advice Bureaux