Luke Richardson


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.
  • Advising a social networking service on potential defamation claims and reputation management issues in relation to content posted online.

Contact details

Year Qualified



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


Law Society of England & Wales
Contentious Trusts Association