Drew Smith, a DC trial attorney works to free an innocent man detained in a murder investigation enlisting the help of fellow attorney Edward Miller and TV news report Stephanie Gilchrist. The three become ensnared in a love triangle while Smith wrestles the demons of his post-traumatic stress disorder. The team penetrates a Chinese human smuggling operation. When their lives are threatened, Smith races against time to save them. Material Witness is the 3rd novel in The Drew Smith Series chronicling the lawyer's evolution from student to seasoned attorney.