OFAC sanctions 6 Crimean members of the Russian Parliament

OFAC has designated 6 members of the Russian Parliament, all of whom were elected to the State Duma to represent the Crimea & Sevastopol region of Ukraine in September.  In a coordinated action, the 6 people were designated by the EU last week (see previous blog).  In the US Treasury’s press release, Acting Director of OFAC John Smith stated that...

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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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