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Equine and Gaming Law

Legal Services for Your Equine and Gaming Law Needs

Located in the Capital of New York, Carter Conboy is well positioned to address the equine and gaming law needs of our clients.  Whether your involvement is business or pleasure, there are regulatory issues, business and commercial matters, and liabilities around every corner. It is important that you choose the right attorney from the start as equine and gaming matters move as quickly as the horse or game you are betting.   

New York Equine Law Attorneys

Our office in Saratoga Springs is in the heart of the equestrian world. With Saratoga’s long-standing tradition of horseracing and home to the oldest racetrack in the country, horseracing syndication is not only a business but also a way of life for many.

We know your world – have represented some of the best in the business, including the owners of a two-time New York-bred Horse of the Year with the highest earnings of any New York-bred racehorse in history, and the ensuing commercial ventures. 

Carter Conboy’s experienced attorneys provide counsel, strategies, and solutions to members of the equine world.  Our clients include:

  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Boarding and training facilities
  • Breeders
  • Brokers and dealers
  • Employers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Horse owners
  • Jockeys and riders
  • Sponsors
  • Property and stable owners
  • Trainers and training facilities
  • Transportation companies
  • Veterinarians

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 horseracing.  Our services include:

  • 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
  • Land Use, Zoning, and Permitting
  • Lease Agreements
  • Litigation
  • Installment Sale Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Racing and Licensing Regulation Issues
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Sales Commission Disputes
  • Syndication Agreements
  • Tax Planning

Advance Deposit Wagering (ADW)

Advance Deposit Wagering, also known as “ADWs” and “Account Wagering” is a platform for pari-mutuel wagering, both by phone and online. Our attorneys provide a wide-range of services to our clients in this area, including start up and corporate formation; business and corporate matters; banking, creditor and debtor issues; mergers and acquisitions; regulatory reviews, investigations, and compliance; legal opinions; and litigation.

New York Gaming Law

Carter Conboy’s multidisciplinary team of attorneys provide legal counsel to local and national gaming clients – from gaming companies and casinos, to owners and operators, and manufacturers and suppliers – in a variety of gaming law matters, including:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Bankruptcy and Debt Collection
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Contracts and Agreements
  • Labor and Employment Practices, Issues and Litigation
  • Land Use, Zoning, and Permitting
  • Licensing and Administrative Proceedings
  • Litigation
  • OSHA issues
  • Real Estate Acquisition and Transactions
  • Regulatory Investigations and Compliance
  • Technology and Cyber Counseling, Planning, and Liability
  • White Collar and Internal Investigations related to allegations of corruption, fraud, criminal activity, conflicts of interest, abuse of power, and other criminal activity

Beyond Equine and Gaming Law

At Carter Conboy, we are able to support you beyond your equine and gaming law matters. Our team of experienced and dedicated attorneys, combined with our diversified practice spanning 20 industries and 40 service areas, have you covered. From preparing your will, to defending you in litigation, to protecting your business interests, the strength of our team is the answer to your many legal needs.