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Overkill (Jaywalker #4)

3.85 of 5 stars 3.85  ·  rating details  ·  34 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Harrison J. Walker—Jaywalker, to the world—is a frayed-at-the-edges defense attorney with a ninety-percent acquittal rate, thanks to an obsessive streak a mile wide. But winning this case will take more than just dedication.

Seventeen-year-old Jeremy Estrada killed another boy after a fight over a girl: shot him point-blank between the eyes. No one dispu...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published July 20th 2010 by Mira
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Excellent legal novel (hate to lock these into a genre since the Jaywalker novels occupy a genre all their own.)

Jeremy Estrada is guilty. No question. He walked over and shot his adversary in the head. Most attorneys would have plead Estrada out hoping for the best. Not Jaywalker who fervently believes that each defendant deserves the best defence and that there are often mitigating circumstances not readily apparent. A review of the statues reveals that “If the jury can be persuaded that the d...more
Duffy Pearce
This is the the fourth in a lawyer series but I read it first. It was pretty funny, looking forward to reading the first three. Funny protagonist.
I love the dry wit of Teller's work. Nelson Demille meets Turow or Grisham!
Harlequin Books
mini series- A Jaywalker Case
uncorrected advance proof
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Joseph Teller was born and raised in New York City. He graduated from the College of Wooster in Ohio and the University of Michigan Law School. He returned to New York City, where he spent three years as an agent with the Federal Bureau of Narcotics (the precursor of the Drug Enforcement Administration), doing undercover work. For the next 35 years, he worked as a criminal defense attorney, repres...more
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