The Meaning of Amend in Legal English 16/3/18 The Meaning of Amend in Legal English To alter or change by adding, subtracting, or substituting. One can amend a statute, a contract, or a written pleading filed in a law suit. The change is usually called an amendment. By Manuel Rubina|March 16, 2018|Categories: E-LEGAL LESSONS, For Lawyers, For translators| About the Author: Manuel Rubina Marketing & Communication | The TR Company S.A. Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.