Luke Trim

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Called to Bar:
2014 Inner Temple

Practice Areas


Bournemouth University, LLB (Hons)
University of the West of England, BPTC (Very Competent)
Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator


Luke has represented both landlords and tenants in an array of property issues and has a particular expertise in possession claims. He has also provided both representation and advice on:

  • Landlord & tenant disputes
  • Neighbour disputes
  • Mortgage possession
  • Charging orders and orders for sale
  • Rights of way issues including injunctions
  • Easements and covenants
  • Dilapidations
  • Forfeiture
  • Commercial tenancies.

Trusts, Wills and Probate

Luke has a growing chancery practice and takes instructions on wills and probate matters. He has experience advising and providing representation on:

  • TOLATA claims between cohabitees
  • Constructive and resulting trusts
  • Express trusts
  • Distribution of an estate

Personal Injury

Luke has considerable experience of personal injury claims acting for both Claimants and Defendants at all stages of proceedings in both Fast Track claims and MoJ Stage 3 hearings. He has also provided advice on liability, quantum and procedure and has drafted statements of case and applications.

Commercial, Contract and Insolvency

Luke has provided both representation and advice in breach of contract and debt recovery disputes acting for both sellers and consumers, creditors and debtors. This has involved dealing with matters as diverse as:

  • Sale of goods
  • Supply of services
  • Implied contract terms
  • Unfair contract terms
  • Misrepresentation
  • Consumer credit issues
  • Charging orders and orders for sale
  • Bankruptcy petitions
  • Setting aside statutory demands
  • Defamation
  • Estoppel
  • Equitable remedies
  • Rescission and repudiation


Further Information

In his free time Luke enjoys reading, gaming, tabletop roleplaying and swimming.