What is AMBULANCE CHASER? Definition of AMBULANCE CHASER in Black's Law Dictionary
A lawyer or his agent who follows up accidents in the streets and tries to induce the injured person to sue for damages. Kelley v. Boyne, 239 Mich. 204, 214 N.W. 316, 318, 53 A.L.R. 273.
A popular name for one who solicits negligence cases for an attorney. In re Newell, 160 N.Y.S. 275, 278, 174 App. Div. 94. One seeking out persons and directing them tx) an attorney in consideration of a percentage of the recovery. In re Mitgang, 385 Ill. 52 N.E.2d 807, 816.