Beyond Brexit: What does Miller mean for the UK’s power to make and break international obligations?


Helen Mountfield QC, who represented the first interested party in the Article 50 ‘Brexit’ case, considers the broader implications of the Supreme Court’s decision in an article for The Law of Nations blog.

Helen discusses the implications of the R (on the application of Miller and another) v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union judgment on the ability for the UK to make or amend their international obligations using the prerogative power.

You can read the article on The Law of Nations here.