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personal representative


Legal Definition of personal representative

  1. :  one recognized as the representative of another party or his or her interests; specifically :  an executor or administrator who may bring or be subject to an action or proceeding for or against a deceased person and his or her estate when a person who has brought an action for personal injury dies pending the action, such action may be revived in the name of his personal representativeCode of Virginia

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a trip made at another's expense

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