UK exporter who breached Iran sanctions ordered to repay profit

On 21 November 2014, a judge at the Central Criminal Court in London made two confiscation orders against a Managing Director and his company to pay a total of £1.14 million, after breaching trade sanctions with Iran. The Managing Director, Gary Summerskill, received a 30 month prison sentence in March 2014, after pleading guilty to knowingly exporting alloy valves illegally...

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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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