How to not Brexit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Consequences of a Hard Brexit

Speaking to Politico about the various Brexit options that are currently discussed by the British Government, I argued that a unilateral Brexit would be illegal, running foul of EU law and the obligations that still bind the U.K. to the other 27 member states.

Leaving the EU without respecting the exit procedure under Article 50 TEU would immediately endanger the new U.K.-EU relationship, thus weakening the U.K. negotiating position. 

The full Politico story is available here