Acts of negligence by Messrs. Cleaver, Fulton & Rankin.
Freddie was declared a 'patient' under the Mental Health Act and John Drennan who was a solicitor employed in the firm of Cleaver, Fulton & Rankin was appointed Official Solicitor. At a later date Peter Rankin was appointed Deputy Official Solicitor.
Cleaver, Fulton & Rankin were negligent in failing to report the irregular practices of both solicitor Herbert Wright and his employers Tughan & Co, solicitor G. P. Jemphrey, solicitor John Morris, businessman Charles Gilpin, accountant Mr. Jim Burnside and his employers Jackson Andrews & Co. It must be remembered that Mr. Burnside was appointed by my father as a Trustee and executor of his Will.