Court challenge to UK’s resumed arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Last year we reported that the Court of Appeal ruled that the Government should not have granted export licences for the sale of arms to Saudi Arabia that could be used in the conflict in Yemen (see post). The Court said that when assessing whether there was a “clear risk” that exports might be used to commit violations of international …

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About 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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