Russell-Cooke Trust Company are applying to become Deputy to L, a 14 year old girl who was left brain damaged when she suffered a cardiac arrest on the operating table as a result of being operated on too soon.

A claim for clinical negligence (conducted by the firm's cinical negligence team)is ongoing with multimillion damages expected. L's parents are engaged in divorce proceedings and in all the circumstances it was considered appropriate to appoint a professional deputy.