7. L. Sempronius
Atratinus, the accuser of M. Caelius, whom Cicero defended. (Comp. Suet. de Clar. Rhet.
In his speech which has come down to us, Cicero speaks highly of Atratinus. (Pro Cael.
1, 3, 7.) This Atratinus is apparently the same as the consul of B. C. 34, elected in the place of M. Antony, who resigned in his favour. (D. C. 49.39