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process server

Legal Definition of process server

Noun

  1. A person, as a deputy sheriff, who serves summonses or processes

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Definition of process server

Noun

process server (plural process servers)

  1. (law) A person whose profession is the delivery of information to a person or entity providing notice that they are being sued.

    The process server could not effect service of process because the defendant was nowhere to be found.

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