Dedimus potestatem de attorno faciencdo
DEDIMUS POTESTATEM DE ATTORNO FACIENCDO. The name of a writ which was
formerly issued by authority of the crown in England to authorize an
attorney to appear for a defendant.
2. By statute of Westminster 2, 13 Edw. I. c. 10, all persons impleaded may make an attorney to sue for them in all pleas moved by or against them, in the superior courts there enumerated. 3 Mann. & Gran. 184, note.