litigator

Definitions of litigator
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n (law) a party to a lawsuit; someone involved in litigation

Synonyms:
litigant
Types:
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defendant, suspect
a person or institution against whom an action is brought in a court of law; the person being sued or accused
appellant, plaintiff in error
the party who appeals a decision of a lower court
filer
a party who files a notice with a law court
complainant, plaintiff
a person who brings an action in a court of law
prevailing party
the party in a lawsuit who obtains a judgment in their own favor
accused
a defendant in a criminal proceeding
co-defendant, codefendant
a defendant who has been joined together with one or more other defendants in a single action
petitioner, suer
someone who petitions a court for redress of a grievance or recovery of a right
Type of:
party
a person involved in legal proceedings

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