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.
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