Former partners Greg Monarch and Ira sullivan, a couple of do-gooder lawyers in California. Sullivan wakes up in jail one day with a death sentence for murder. Only Monarch has a chance of getting him off, if he's willing to cross ethical lines.
An outstanding book--a cliffhanger. Greg Monarch and Ira Sullivan were good lawyers in central California, but then Ira wakes up in jail accused of murder. Greg Monarch is the only one who can get him off, if he crosses ethical lines. Sandy Polson says she saw the whole thing and is the perfect witness, but is she telling the truth?