What Is Equine Law?
Equine Law is a specific area of law which focuses strictly on all matters relating to horses. This can include all horse facilities, organizations, businesses, activities, charities and business transactions including purchases and sales.
Whether you are involved with horses professionally or as a hobby, you can rely on Hummingbird Lawyers LLP to assist you with all your equine-related legal needs, from advice to negotiation, through litigation if necessary.
Our team of professionals represent both plaintiffs and defendants in all types of horse-related equine Law – Lawyer For Horses business transactions and disputes. We’re happy to take you through every step of your journey. From the start-up phase and beyond, Hummingbird Lawyers LLP is here to be your strategic partner and legal supporter.
At Hummingbird Lawyers LLP, we advise clients on Equine business start-up services such as the following:
- Creation of corporations/partnerships for equestrian businesses
- Employment Matters
- Risk Management and Liability Analysis
If you’re looking to start up a business and not sure where to begin, let us help advise, educate and guide you. We can help to ensure that your business is off to the best start possible, and avoid potential pitfalls which can lead to costly situations down the road.
Contract Drafting and Negotiation
As experienced and skilled negotiators, we’re here to help you with the preparation of contracts and agreements to ensure that the agreements best represent and protect your needs and your rights.
We specialize in drafting and negotiating the following documents:
- Horse Leasing Contracts
Dispute Resolution and Litigation
At Hummingbird Lawyers LLP, we firmly believe in dispute resolution and negotiation is the first step whenever a dispute arises. In the event that a reasonable and equitable resolution cannot be achieved without the involvement of the courts, then we are prepared to take your matter as far as necessary to ensure that you are best represented. Our litigation team isn’t afraid of a fight if that is our only remaining option.
Our areas of speciality include:
- Horse Ownership Disputes
- Purchase/Sale of a Lame/Ill Horse
- Loan Collection
- Landlord/ Tenant Issues
- Defending Nuisance Complaints
- Disagreements with Neighbors
- Dealing with Government Agencies
- Veterinary Negligence
- Trainer Negligence
- Negligence which results in injury
- Nonpayment of Boarding/Training Fees
- Employment-Related Disputes
- Horse Welfare Disputes
Alicia Gale Windsor who heads up our Equine legal team is not only a capable lawyer but a knowledgeable horsewoman. Alicia started her riding career at age 8 in Ocala, Florida where she was born and raised. Please visit Alicia’s bio for more information on her qualifications.
When you hire Hummingbird Lawyers LLP for your equine legal needs, not only are you receiving top-quality legal services, but you’re receiving the added benefit of someone who is knowledgeable and passionate about the horse industry.