A young attorney at one of the West Coast's leading, predominantly African-American law firms, Mercer Early is handed the seemingly routine case of an L.A. cop accused of shooting and killing his wife, a case complicated by two more police officers who kill their spouses, prompting an investigation that draws Mercer into a dangerous conspiracy. Reprint.
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LawlessUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Appearing in his second legal thriller (after The Last Defense), attorney Mercer Early, a rising star at a prestigious African American law firm, must defend a cop who has confessed to killing his wife. ... Read full review
Review: Lawless (Nikki Hill #4)User Review - Goodreads
A gritty suspense novel by Lawyer Christopher Darden. Its set in LA and features lawyer Mercer Early, who starts out defending a LAPD cop who is charged with killing his live in partner. The cop is ... Read full review