EU opposes US International Criminal Court sanctions

Josep Borrell, the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs, has issued a statement to express “grave concern” and to urge the US to reverse its recent decision to authorise sanctions against officials, employees, or agents of the International Criminal Court (ICC) involved in an investigation/prosecution of US personnel (see post). The statement says that the ICC must be able to …

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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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