Equine Law

Chattertons' equine law service provides expertise in advising equestrian business owners, horse riders and horse owners in connection with:

Equestrian Property

  • Equestrian business tenancy agreements
  • Equestrian landlord and tenant issues
  • Equine diversification projects
  • Grazing licences
  • Rights of way over equestrian land
  • Planning issues and change of use for equestrian land
  • Purchase and sale of equestrian property and land

Equine Contracts

  • Business Immigration (Polo Clubs)
  • Equine sale and/or purchase contracts
  • Equine loan agreements
  • Equine training agreements
  • Groom employment contracts
  • Stud agreements
  • Syndicate agreements
  • Liability disclaimers
  • Livery agreements

Equine Dispute Resolution

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Construction disputes for schools, stables and barns
  • Equine insurance claims and defence
  • Equine property litigation
  • Horse sale and purchase disputes
  • Loan disputes
  • Livery disputes
  • Syndicate disputes

General Equine Law Services

  • Defending equestrian dispute litigation
  • Equine tax issues
  • Family/matrimonial involving horses
  • Horse passport regulations
  • Import/export regulations for horses
  • Transportation regulations for horses
  • Partnership agreements for equestrian businesses
  • Personal injury for horse riders and horse claims

Equine legal services are provided by the Chattertons Agriculture & Rural Business team. To discuss your individual requirements with a member of the team please complete our online enquiry form and call us to speak to a member of our Client Care Team.