Representative Legal Matters
International Trade, Sanctions, Export Controls
Advised an S&P 100 technology-focused consultancy/professional services business across a wide range of trade matters, including technology and services-focused trade sanctions measures, financial sanctions, and export controls.
Advised a multinational cloud management and software vendor on the application of the EU’s Russia sanctions restrictions to its sales of software and cloud services into Russia and to Russian end-customers.
Advised a major UK bank on a UK financial sanctions license application and assisted with preparation and submission of the license.
Advised a major multi-national appliance company on its global sanctions and export controls policy and implementation of its corporate compliance programs.
Foreign Investment and National Security
Advised an international semiconductor company during its detailed UK Government review under the UK national security regime and represented the company in front of the Investment Security Unit and UK Government stakeholders.
Assisted a multinational cyber-security and cloud company with UK foreign investment and national security assessments and clearances in relation to its reorganisation in preparation for more than USD 1 billion divestment of a stake in the company.
Advised a UK oil and gas company on the national security risks related to the sale of part of its North Sea operations worth GBP 367 million and assisted on associated notifications to UK Government under the UK national security regime, ultimately resulting in clearances.
Advised a major sovereign wealth fund on a national security risk assessment in relation to a proposed acquisition of a business with major defense contracts.
- England & Wales~United Kingdom (2021)
- BPP University (Legal Practice Course (LLM)) (2019)
- York University (Law LLB) (2017)