ambulance chasing

ambulance chaser

noun Usually Disparaging.
a lawyer who seeks accident victims as clients and encourages them to sue for damages (sometimes used facetiously).

Origin:
1895–1900, Americanism

ambulance chasing, noun

ambulance chaser, mouthpiece, pettifogger, shyster.
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ambulance chaser
 
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slang (US) a lawyer who seeks to encourage and profit from the lawsuits of accident victims
 
ambulance chasing
 
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