Judicial Law and Legal Definition

The term judicial means relating to the formal administration of justice using the judicial branch of government (courts and judges).

For Example under California law, the holder of a loan may foreclose either judicially or non-judicially, so long as there is a power of sale provision in the mortgage or deed of trust. (Jones v. Turnage, 699 F. Supp. 795(N.D. Cal. 1988).