The Partner Author:John Grisham Once he was a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then Patrick Lanigan stole ninety million dollars from his own firm- and ran for his life. For four years, he evaded men who were rich, powerful, and would stop at nothing to find him. Then, inevitable, on the edge of the Brazilian jungle, they finally track... more »ed him down.
Now Patrick is coming home. And in the Mississippi city where it all began, an extraordinary trial is about to begin. As prosecutors circle like sharks, as Patrick's lawyer prepares his former partners wait for their revenge, another story is about to emerge. Because Patrick Lanigan, the most reviled white-collar criminal of his time, knows something that no one else in the world knows.