UK commercial court grants summary judgment to Melli Bank Plc

Melli Bank Plc applied to the High Court in London for summary judgment for sums owed to it by a customer (Holbud Limited). The customer had refused to pay the Bank sums due under a Facility Agreement on the grounds that Melli Bank Plc had been listed on the European Union’s restrictive measures against Iran in 2008. Holbud argued that the...

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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