Mann, Sunny

Sunny Mann

Partner
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Sunwinder (Sunny) Mann is a partner in the EU, Competition & Trade Practice Group of Baker McKenzie's London office and co-leads the Compliance & Investigations Practice Group. He joined the London office as a trainee solicitor in 2000 and qualified as a solicitor in March 2002. He undertook an 18-month secondment to the Washington, DC and New York offices, where he worked as part of the international trade and antitrust teams. He has also spent some time in the Sydney and Hong Kong offices. He spent nine months on secondment with a major UK mobile network operator and a further four months with a major consumer goods manufacturer. He is a visiting professor at the Bruges and Warsaw campuses of the College of Europe.

Practice Focus

Sunny's practice focuses on international trade compliance, particularly export controls and trade sanctions. He has advised a number of clients in sectors such as energy, technology, telecoms, pharmaceutical and defence on UK and EU export control rules, including compliance, classification, licensing, WMD end-use controls and voluntary disclosure issues. He has successfully resolved numerous UK disclosure and enforcement cases and also advises on UN, EU and UK sanctions. In the US, Sunny worked on projects involving US export, re-export and deemed export controls and US trade embargoes. He continues to provide compliance training to European businesses on US trade restrictions. He also advises on anti-bribery compliance and investigations.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society European Group
  • ICC Business in Society Group
  • Law Society of England & Wales

Admissions

  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2002)

Education

  • College of Europe (LL.M.) (2010)
  • King's College London, UK (LL.B.) (2010)
  • University of Paris I (Pantheon-Sorbonne) (Maîtrise en droit) (2007)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Punjabi

Previous Offices

  • New York
  • Sydney
  • Washington, DC