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ISBN-10: 0786708255

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To preserve his perform alive, a determined attorney takes a case protecting a battered wife

Just seven years after he left legislation institution, Sid Kaplan used to be one in every of New York’s best safety legal professionals. With a glittering sort and a starvation for festival, he used to be as fierce as they arrive. He was once the go-to attorney for Manhattan’s hardest, flashiest criminals—until his mother’s dying wrecked his self belief. unexpectedly, the one approach to maintain his sixteen-hour days used to be a ceaseless flow of cocaine and scotch, a mix that ruined his life’s paintings in a question of months.


His merely final staff are Caleb and Julia—a pair of ex-clients who don’t brain operating for abnormal pay. Sid’s most modern bum case is Priscilla candy, a drug addict with priors, violent trends, and a lifeless husband whom she may perhaps or would possibly not have killed in self-defense. She additionally has harmful acquaintances, because of this protecting Prissy will make Sid recognized again—either at the entrance web page, or within the obituaries. 

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