Quitclaim Law and Legal Definition

Quitclaim means to release a claim to by deed, without covenants of warranty against adverse and paramount titles.

The following is an example of a case law referring to quitclaim:

Remise, release and quitclaim are interchangeable, and that the words of the instrument are sufficient to constitute a conveyance. [Bannard v. Duncan, 79 Neb. 189, 193 (Neb. 1907)].