News: Rachel Barnes QC

Rachel Barnes officially appointed Queen’s Counsel

Our warmest congratulations are offered to Rachel Barnes on taking silk, effective from today....

21st March 2022

Yemeni politician removed from UN global terrorism blacklist

The UN Security Council’s ISIL and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee has announced the removal of Mr Naif al-Qaysi, a former...

8th March 2022

Rachel Barnes speaking at Webinar on Russian sanctions

Rachel Barnes will be speaking at 2pm on Friday, 4th March, at the Harneys Webinar relating to Russian sanctions:...

2nd March 2022

Rachel Barnes appointed Queen’s Counsel

Our warmest congratulations go to Rachel Barnes on her appointment as Queen’s Counsel, which will take effect from 21st...

22nd December 2021

Rachel Barnes assists in Bar Council initiative to create more accessible and inclusive chambers

The Bar Council is tonight hosting a session with the aim of creating more accessible and inclusive chambers. Rachel...

1st December 2021

Rachel Barnes chairs the Global Investigations Review Sanctions Roundtable

GIR brought together OFAC and OFSI officials and prominent sanctions and export control practitioners in Washington, DC and...

10th September 2021

Barnes et al (eds) ‘The Guide to Sanctions – Second Edition’ (2021, GIR)

‘The Guide to Sanctions’ (2021, GIR) is a comprehensive guide for practitioners on sanctions-related issues across the...

14th July 2021

Police withdraw £1.1M Account Freezing Orders

On 20th April 2021, following detailed legal and factual representations, Leicestershire Police applied to set aside Bank...

21st April 2021

Webinar: ‘Harmony or divergence? Effective judicial protection as concepts of EU and UK law.’

Helen Malcolm QC and Rachel Barnes, alongside Joshua Kern and Fergus Randolph QC, will take part in a webinar discussing the...

31st March 2021

FCA Insider Dealing Prosecution

On 16 February 2020, brothers Mohammed and Suhail Zina appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court charged with insider...

19th February 2021