a courtroom lawyer.

Origin of litigator

First recorded in 1900–05; litigate + -or2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for litigator

agent noun from Latin litigare (see litigation). Latin litigator meant "a party to a lawsuit; litigant."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper