Equine Matters


Bruce Smith helps horse owners, trainers, boarding stables, buyers and sellers, breeders, and non-profit equine organizations with all sorts of equine matters, including: drafting liability releases, boarding agreements, and sales contracts; forming LLC’s, partnerships and other equine businesses; litigating liability cases, breach of contract and fraud cases; and handling equine lien and collections issues.

Mr. Smith owns and rides horses and works with his clients to help them understand liability issues and minimize their risks. He was a Director of the High Hope Steeplechase Association, Inc. and served as its President. He also has formed and advised therapeutic riding programs and racehorse retirement and adoption groups. He has authored and presented at the National Equine Law Conference of topics including fraud in the sale of horses, equine partnerships and veterinary malpractice.