Equine Law


Located in Saratoga Springs, Carter Conboy’s second office is in the heart of the Saratoga equestrian world. Participating in horse racing, especially from an ownership view, can be exhilarating.With the region’s long-standing tradition of horse racing and home to the oldest race track in the country, horse racing syndication is not only a business but a way of life for many.

Carter Conboy has experienced attorneys who provide counsel, strategies and solutions to members of the equine world, including horse breeders, owners, riders, sponsors and trainers throughout the State of New York. From assisting with purchases, sales, contracts, partnerships, breeding syndication and other equine issues, Carter Conboy will guide you through the exciting and competitive field of horse racing.


Specifically, the Equine Law Practice Group counsels and represents clients on all aspects of Equine Law:


  • Agent Purchase and Sales Agreements
  • Breeding Contacts
  • Business Formation, Transactions and Counseling
  • Conduct, Drug and Rules Violations
  • Corporations and Partnerships
  • Disciplinary Hearings and Issues
  • Employment Practices
  • Equine and Ranch Real Estate Matters
  • Equine Insurance Claims
  • Equine Litigation
  • General Equine and Horse Law
  • Lease Agreements
  • Installment Sale Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Racing and Licensing Regulation Issues
  • Sales Commission Disputes
  • Syndication Agreements
  • Tax Planning