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English definition of “legal interest”

legal interest

noun [C]
 
 
LAW, PROPERTY
the right to own all or part of something: a legal interest in sth The trustee has a legal interest in the property. → Compare beneficial interest
(Definition of legal interest from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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