champertor definition

  • noun:
    • One responsible of champerty; a person who purchases a suit, and/or right of suing, and holds it on at his / her very own expenditure, being get a share regarding the gain.
    • One responsible of champerty; person who buys a suit, or the right of suing, and carries it on at their own expenditure, being get a share of the gain.
    • In law, one that is responsible of champerty.
    • One accountable of champerty; one that buys a suit, or even the right of suing, and holds it on at his or her own expenditure, to obtain a share regarding the gain.
    • One accountable of champerty; one who purchases a suit, or perhaps the right of suing, and holds it on at his own expenditure, in order to get a share of the gain.
    • In law, one that is guilty of champerty.
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