Mickey Haller has fallen on tough times. He expands his business into foreclosure defense, only to see one of his clients accused of killing the banker she blames for trying to take away her home.
Mickey puts his team into high gear to exonerate Lisa Trammel, even though the evidence and his own suspicions tell him his client is guilty. Soon after he learns that the victim had black market dealings of his own, Haller is assaulted, too--and he's certain he's on the right trail.
Despite the danger and uncertainty, Haller mounts the best defense of his career in a trial where the last surprise comes after the verdict is in. Connelly proves again why he "may very well be the best novelist working in the United States today" (San Francisco Chronicle).
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An outstanding book despite the awful narration
This book was really great, the story packs a punch all the way through. I really enjoyed it and highly recommend it despite the narrator Peter Giles who is really awful
Mr. Connelly never disappoints, another great story read by an outstanding narrator. I've already downloaded The Fifth Witness.
The Fifth Witness
This was a very good story, but the narrator was only average at best...I would still highly recommend.