Luke Richardson

Biography

Luke is a senior associate and Solicitor-Advocate (Higher Courts, Civil Proceedings) in the Baker McKenzie Dispute Resolution team based in London. He is a member of the department's practice groups for trusts disputes and wealth controversy; regulatory, public and media law; and commercial litigation. Luke has completed secondments with clients such as the BBC Trust.

Luke advises clients across a range of sectors on complex and high-value litigation in the UK and overseas, pre-action strategy, settlement negotiations and crisis management issues associated with potential claims. Luke's areas of focus include private-client wealth disputes and a range of public- and administrative-law issues.
 
Regulatory, public and media law

  • Advising the BBC Trust on a wide range of public-law and editorial matters, including the handling of key editorial appeals according to the BBC's internal complaints procedures, election coverage complaints and regulatory implications of strategic matters.
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  • Advising a social networking service on potential defamation claims and reputation management issues in relation to content posted online.

Contact details

luke.richardson@bakermckenzie.com

Year Qualified

2013

Education

University of Cambridge (LL.M.) (2010)
University of Cambridge (M.A. Hons. (Law)) (2009)

Memberships

Law Society of England & Wales
Contentious Trusts Association