Bloodstock law

We have acted for organisations and individuals in the bloodstock industry for many years, including bloodstock auctioneers, bloodstock insurers, bloodstock agents and owners.


Our bloodstock clients receive quick and creative answers to the everyday issues they face in managing their businesses. These include:

  • Bloodstock and equine
  • General contractual disputes
  • Injunctions

Recent matters

  • Acting for clients in connection with the sale and purchase of high value bloodstock
  • Obtaining orders to prevent the removal of bloodstock from the jurisdiction
  • Pursuing retention of title claims in respect of bloodstock
  • Non-contentious advice concerning contracts for the purchase of bloodstock
  • Advice in connection with the syndication of stallions and nomination agreements
  • Advice in connection with the Rules of Racing
Simon Rawlins


Simon Rawlins, Partner
0207 404 9400


  • “Simon Rawlins of Bracher Rawlins LLP is an experienced bloodstock lawyer, engaged by clients in both non-contentious and litigious matters. He acts on professional negligence claims as well as contractual disputes between owners and trainers.”

    Chambers UK 2016
  • “Tattersalls are Europe’s largest and the world’s oldest bloodstock auctioneers. Bracher Rawlins has acted for us for many years, since it was first formed by Alan Bracher and Simon Rawlins, and provides us with expert legal advice on bloodstock and other commercial issues. The firm’s advice is clear and practical and its lawyers are responsive to our needs. Because Bracher Rawlins understands how our business works it makes a significant contribution to our success. We are pleased to recommend them.”

    Tattersalls Limited, Europe’s Leading Bloodstock Auctioneers