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Inner Temple:

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collective name of the four legal societies in London that have the exclusive right of admission to the bar. These societies—Lincoln's Inn, Gray's Inn, the Inner Temple, and the Middle Temple (see also Temple, the)—date from before the 14th cent.
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district of the City of London, England. The name refers to two of the four Inns of Court, the Middle Temple and the Inner Temple. The Temple was originally the English seat of the famous order of Knights Templars.
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Dr McDermott is one of only four leading academics to be selected by the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, one of the four barrister Inns of Court of England and Wales.
Guests included judge Elizabeth Fisher, who sits mainly in the criminal and family courts in the Midlands; Judge Patrick Thomas QC, who sits in the Crown Courts at Birmingham and Worcester; and Master Patrick Maddams, Sub-Treasurer of The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple.
He is admitted to practice law in New York and the District of Columbia, and is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the New York State Bar Association, the District of Columbia Bar, and the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple, London, England.