Intervene Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Intervene?

1\. It refers to interference by force or untimed or unexpected entry. 2. In law, it refers to the entering as a third party in the lawsuit by taking the court’s permission. The court allows such intervention by the third party claiming what the first two parties are claiming, only after it is verified what interest does the third party hold and that he/she is not entering in the lawsuit just to hamper or harm the case of the first two parties.