Kio is an Associate at Hausfeld in London and specialises in competition litigation and commercial disputes. In addition to representing clients on financial services disputes and various pro bono matters, Kio currently acts for the claimants in the air cargo litigation against British Airways in the High Court and Court of Appeal.
Kio has experience representing clients on a range of antitrust and competition issues across a variety of sectors, including utilities and transport. Prior to joining Hausfeld, Kio trained at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP and undertook a 3 month competition secondment in Brussels. Kio is a graduate of King’s College London (Distinction (MA) in International Peace and Security), The University of Sussex (First Class LLB (Hons) in Law) and The University of Law (LLM in Professional Legal Practice). He has co-authored a number of articles on the private enforcement of competition law, including a publication in the Competition Law Journal on the territorial limits of EU cartel damages actions in the UK courts.