sub·ro·gee /ˌsə-brō-'gē, -'jē/ n: the party (as a second creditor) that succeeds to another's rights by subrogation

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

A person who is substituted for another.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

The insurance company that assumes the legal right to collect the claim of an injured claimant (the subrogor) against the third party that caused the injury, in return for paying the other's expenses in advance. (See also: subrogation)
Category: Accidents & Injuries
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

   the person or entity that assumes the legal right to attempt to collect a claim of another (subrogor) in return for paying the other's expenses or debts which the other claims against a third party. A subrogee is usually the insurance company which has insured the party whose expenses were paid. Thus, the subrogee insurance company may file a lawsuit against a party which caused the damages to its insured which the subrogee paid.
   See also: subrogation, subrogor

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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