Russell-Cooke feature at number 7 in The Lawyer magazine's 'Top 20 cases of 2011' with the case of R (on the application of British Bankers' Association (BBA)) v Financial Services Authority (FSA) and Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) - View it online.
The claim for judicial review brought against Russell-Cooke's client FOS relates to the handling of payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints. The potential significance of the case and the involvement of what the Magazine describes as "the Country's top legal minds" are reflected in it being picked out by the Magazine from the many thousands of cases reaching the Courts each year.
Senior Partner John Gould leads the Russell-Cooke team instructing Hodge Malek QC and James Strachan of 4/5 Gray's Inn Square.
The High Court is due to hear the case in January 2011.