Trier Of Fact Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Trier Of Fact, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Trier Of Fact?

It refers to a judge or jury who decides the facts and law of the court case. In jury trial, the jury decides finds fact while the judge makes law that would be applicable. In cases where there is no jury ie bench trial, the judge takes charge of facts and law.