10 lawyer-authors choose the top 10 law novels in the past 10 yearsFebruary 1, , am CST. Most legal fiction top 10 lists include one or more of these recognizable titles. But what about more recent fare? To compile a more recent collection, I enlisted the help of some fellow lawyer-authors—10 of the best in the business—to identify their favorite law novels published in the past 10 years. Their top 10 includes some interesting picks—stories of law and justice, family and loss, morality and greed. Anthony Franze is a Washington, D. Previous: Kids in Chains: Juvenile advocates urge that shackling be limited.
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We can all agree, the s were the heyday of the legal thriller. Hollywood still loves a good legal story. We scoured the last 20 years of legal films in order to find the 20 best specimens. In these hallowed halls you will find some of the most gifted thespians of the generation: Hopkins, Brannagh, Roberts, Swinton, Vin Diesel. You will find sweaty courtrooms, plush offices, ill-fitting suits, surly judges, guilty clients, innocent clients, important social issues and torrid affairs. All since ! If you like plodding, convoluted courtroom dramas starring quality actors, and you well might, Reasonable Doubt is the movie for you.
Looking for your next great legal thriller or courtroom drama? Check out our recommendations and let us know your favorites. The FBI is pressuring him to become their informant. Time to Kill by John Grisham. The mostly white town of Clanton in Ford County reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime. Until her black father acquires an assault rifle and takes justice into his own outraged hands.
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Eyes of a Child. Richard North Patterson. Defence attorney Chris Paget's well-ordered world is shattered by his love for his assistant Terri, in this sequel to Degree of Guilt. Terri's ex-husband Ricky instigates a child custody battle for Terri's daughter, but then Ricky is found murdered. With a strong motive and weak alibi Paget is the prime suspect and on trial for his life.
From international blockbusters to hidden gems, these classic legal thrillers deliver unbeatable courtroom drama without requiring you to report for jury duty. Next month, Celadon will publish M. From international blockbusters to hidden gems, these classics deliver unbeatable courtroom drama without requiring you to report for jury duty. Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow. Is he an innocent bystander or a cold-blooded killer? To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.