US government concerned about EU sanctions

According to the Wall Street Journal, the US ambassador to the European Union, Anthony Gardner, has reported that “the US government is increasingly concerned about weaknesses in the European sanctions mechanism” and criticised the speed of the EU response to the “key legal challenge the courts have posed: providing enough evidence to share with the courts to stand up its targeted sanctions against people and...

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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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