Real Party In Interest Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Real Party In Interest?

(n) A Real Party In Interest is the person who is ultimately getting benefited from the outcome of the case or lawsuit filed by a person whether interested in that case or not. For example a company files a suit against an insurance company not paying insured workman compensation to the staff.