Debitor Creditoris Est Debitor Creditori Creditoris Law and Legal Definition

Debitor creditoris est debitor creditori creditoris means that the debtor of the creditor is also the debtor of the creditor's creditor. It is a maxim taken from the Justinian Code. [.Atkins v. Disintegrating Co., 85 U.S. 272, 304 (U.S. 1874)].