5801 Duluth Street, Suite 360
Golden Valley, MN 55422

Equine Law

Our founding attorney has extensive experience in breeding and competing, from operating a successful Arabian Horse breeding farm to showing competitively. rb LEGAL knows the horse world, and understand your needs, whether you have a hobby farm or an equine-related business and whether you own one horse, forty horses, or– board them.

Equine Law

Attorney Rebecca Bell has a longtime passion for horses. Rebecca's family owned and bred horses from 1969 to the early 2000’s. Their horses competed successfully throughout the United States and Canada. Rebecca attended William Woods University, pursuing a degree in Equestrian Studies for two years before completing her undergraduate degree at UW – Stout. While no longer active in breeding and showing, Rebecca stays in touch with the horse industry through her many contacts. She brings her knowledge and passion for the horses and the law to help horse owners navigate the legal arena. In addition to her academic training, Rebecca has been a Council Member of the Animal Law Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association, a Board Member of the Tri-State Horsemen’s Association and a Board Member of the Minnesota Arabian Horse Association. Rebecca has presented nationally and locally on equine law topics.

rb LEGAL, LLC can help you with your equine ventures whether you are an enthusiast with a hobby farm or running your own equine business. Rebecca strengthens equine and animal-related businesses by combining personal experience, industry relevance, and legal knowledge to assist clients.

rb LEGAL, LLC assists our equine law clients with matters including:

  • Contracts
  • Lease agreements
  • Purchase agreements
  • Formation of partnerships, corporations, LLCs and LLPs
  • Negotiations
  • Sale and transfer
  • Board and training agreements
  • Breeding rights concerns
  • Land use and zoning
  • Non-payment and horse ownership
  • Independent contractor agreements
  • General equine business consulting

Our equine law skill set combines the areas of equine, companion animals, business and the law to serve this very special market. As your equine attorneys, rb LEGAL, LLC becomes an invaluable strategic partner: providing guidance on legal issues that can have an enormous influence on many business decisions


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