Law Society of Scotland President, Ken Dalling said: "The Law Society of Scotland condemns the use of force by Russia against Ukraine. International Law is clear that such actions are both legally and morally reprehensible.

"The invasion of Ukraine is an egregious breach of the rule of law and we support lawful action that will help bring this terrible conflict to an end as swiftly as possible."

 

You can find guidance on the UK’s sanctions regime relating to Russia on the UK Government websiteYou can also read the responses from the CCBE, including a video message from the CCBE President , James MacGuill and the International Bar Association.

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