English High Court denies Meng Wanzhou request for HSBC compliance records

The English High Court has dismissed an application by Meng Wanzhou, Chief Financial Officer of Huawei seeking disclosure of HSBC’s records maintained for regulatory compliance under section 7 of the Bankers Books Evidence Act 1789 (“the Act”). The judgment is here. Meng is challenging before the Canadian courts her extradition to the US after having been charged with violating US …

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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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