London Sanctions Event: A 2020 Review and What to Expect for 2021

02 Dec 2020

During this discussion hosted by John E. Smith, the former OFAC Director and now co-head of Morrison & Foerster’s National Security Practice, and co-hosted by new London Partners Gareth Rees QC, a highly experienced white-collar crime and regulatory lawyer who was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2003, and Hayley Ichilcik, who was previously seconded to the SFO for 20 months and awarded Prosecution Team of the Year by the Attorney General, the panel discussed a variety of topics including:

  • The U.S. Election and the impact the outcome will have on sanctions moving forward
  • Brexit and how EU and UK sanctions policy will change in 2021
  • An update on the new China and Russia sanctions
  • A global perspective for sanctions in 2021


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