Clarke Jeffers have provided specialist advice in the area of equestrian law for the past 70 years. Both partners have a strong equestrian background and both have represented Ireland at an international level on multiple occasions and across a variety of disciplines such as 3 day eventing, dressage and polo. It is this wealth of actual experience combined with expert knowledge of the law that has made the firm the leading provider of specialist advice in this area. Whether the issue is a technical injury to horse or rider, vice misrepresentation, disciplinary or rules infraction, the firm not only possesses expert legal knowledge but is equipped to understand the issues and terminology and react quickly.
Clarke Jeffers already act for equine enthusiasts, ranging from amateur or training level, right up to full international and Olympic level.
Whether the equestrian world is your hobby or profession we provide an understanding of the issues and effective options to deal with these. The firm represents individuals, clubs, societies and governing bodies in the field of equestrian law.
Specialist areas include:
- Livery agreements
- Stallion syndication agreements
- Racing syndicate agreements
- Sponsorship agreements
- Naming rights
- Equine finance agreements and shareholders agreements
- Professional negligence actions (vets, farriers etc)
- Stud purchases / sales / leases
- Misrepresentation disputes
- Disciplinary appeals
- Insurance disputes
- Doping appeals
- Turf club appeals
- Disciplinary appeals
- Sports mediation
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What Our Clients Say
I found Victor and Staff very professional to deal with but in a friendly and relaxed fashion, the advice and confidence I gained from this team was second to none and I am very grateful to all at Clarke Jeffers for their help over the past 12 months. I would recommend them without hesitation for all aspects of Legal Advice.
We’ve worked closely with Clarke Jeffers over the last 8 years and I cannot recommend their services highly enough. We’ve always found their staff to be highly professional, responsive and they have helped us resolve issues quickly.
Victor has an excellent understanding of the business of franchising, I found his advice invaluable when I was starting my own business and negotiating my contract, I would have no hesitation in recommending Clarke Jeffers for sound business and legal advice’.
As Ireland’s largest chain of fitness clubs and a key player in the Irish franchising sector, we have been involved in numerous commercial transactions, negotiations and of course the odd conflict along the way! Victor and the team at Clarke Jeffers has been an invaluable asset to us on this journey. From when we started in 2005 with our first club and our first member to a membership today of over 25,000 in Ireland alone, Clarke Jeffers has been there every step of the way.
We have always been very happy with the representation and advice from Clarke Jeffers. Firstly they are proactive and on the ball, secondly they have a “what we can do as opposed to what we can’t do approach. They possess the type of forward thinking that a progressive business such as ours demands.
We have worked with Clarke Jeffers & Co solicitors for many years. They have consistently given us clear and easy to understand advice. Most importantly, they have give us effective advice. A very professional outfit.
As an Irish international rugby player I am used to having people I can rely on, both on the pitch and off. Clarke Jeffers, to me is a safe pair of hands whose integrity cannot be questioned. They provide me with advice I can trust. That to me is what is important.
When it comes to food and beverage we have a one stop shop in Clarke Jeffers. They know the industry, they know what’s required and most importantly, they know how to provide it quickly. For a luxury hotel and golf resort, that is priceless.
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