Luke Grimes’ practice focuses mainly on competition damages litigation. Luke joined Hausfeld in October 2017, having trained at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP. He was promoted to Senior Associate in January 2022.
At Hausfeld, Luke has been a pivotal part of the legal teams dealing with the most well-known competition damages actions in recent years. For six months he assisted the antitrust, competition and regulatory team on High Court follow-on damages litigation in respect of the smart card chips cartel.
During his training he worked on the first “fast-tracked” procedure to reach trial at the Competition Appeal Tribunal for stand-alone damages.
Luke also has in-house legal experience, having seconded to Prudential Insurance and easyJet.
Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law, King’s College London (Distinction)
Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School
LLM (Magister der Rechte), University of Saarland (Distinction)
LLB (European), University of Exeter (First Class)
He studied a dual-qualifying English and German law programme at University at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Solicitor, England and Wales
Luke is listed as a 'key lawyer'. - Civil Liberties and Human Rights, 2022
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