European Sanctions blog congratulates Lord Anderson KBE QC on peerage & knighthood

David Anderson QC.jpgDavid Anderson QC, former Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation in the UK (whose reports are regularly referred to on this blog) and barrister at Brick Court Chambers, has just been appointed to a cross-bench peerage (ie a non-party lifetime appointment to the House of Lords, the second legislative chamber of the UK Parliament). He has also been granted a knighthood. He is (inter alia!) a leading advocate in key sanctions cases in the European Court including the leading case Kadi I. Brick Court Chambers announcement here.

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC has a wide ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. As the most recent (2016) Chambers & Partners directory put it, she "owns the world of sanctions". She spent 2011-12 in New York at Columbia Law School lecturing and writing on sanctions. She represents and advises hundreds of companies and individuals before the European and English courts and has acted in most of the leading cases, including Kadi, Tay Za, Central Bank of Iran, NITC and IRISL.

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