Belhaj & Boudchar v Rt. Hon. Jack Straw, Sir Mark Allen CMG, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, Attorney General, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Home Office
Acting for all 7 defendants in this private law damages claim involving allegations of UK government and intelligence agency complicity in the extraordinary rendition and torture of the former leader of the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group and his pregnant wife. Nicholas principally focused on foreign law aspects of the claim and disclosure.