Luke Vaz

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Luke Vaz is an associate in the Technology & IP Transactions Practice Group in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Luke supports clients on a variety of complex corporate and commercial transactions and advisory matters in which intellectual property, technology and data play a major role.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Luke worked as an associate in the Data Technology Transactions team in the London office of Latham & Watkins LLP.


Thought Leadership


Co-Author, “CJEU Confirms No Automatic Right to GDPR Compensation but No Seriousness Threshold”, Entertainment Law Review, Vol. 34, 2023

Co-Author, “European Commission Outlines Proposed Regulation for Artificial Intelligence”, Latham & Watkins LLP, 2021

Co-Author, “VG Bild-Kunst: Practical implications of the CJEU’s latest decision on linking and framing”, Latham & Watkins LLP, 2021


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • BPP Law SchoolM.A. (Cantab); Legal Practice Course2018
  • BPP Law SchoolGraduate Diploma in Law2017
  • Gonville & Caius College, University of CambridgeB.A., Human, Social and Political SciencesHons2016