By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

UK Government says legal services are essential to the rule of law & to an effective sanctions regime

Daniel Kawczynski MP asked the Government in Parliament questions about lawyers doing Russia-related work (here, here & here). This follows Foreign Secretary Liz Truss announcing a ban (not yet implemented) on the export of management consulting, accounting and public relations services to Russia on 4 May 2022 (previous post). The Ministry of Justice has said: “Legal services are distinct from …

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Maya Lester KC is a senior barrister (King’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human...

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