Presumed Innocent Author:Scott Turow Scott Turow graduated from Amherst College and held a fellowship in creative writing at Stanford before attending Harvard Law School. One L, his account of his first year there, was published in 1977, and has become virtually required reading for prospective law students. Mr. Turow served for eight years as an assistant US Attorney in his nati... more »ve Chicago, trying and winning a number of important cases involving corruption in the Illinois legal system, and is now partners in the Chicago office of the firm of Sonneschein CArlin Nath and Rosenthal.
Presumed Innocent, Mr. Turow's first novel, has been one of the most anticipated books of 1987. A Dual Main Selection of the Literary Guild, it has been sold in thirteen foreign countries, and a motion picture based on the book is due from United Artists.
Scott Turow lives with his family outside Chicago. He is at work on a new novel.« less