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Overkill (Jaywalker #4)

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It’s a case no one can win—which is exactly why he’s going to take it.

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: s
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Paperback, 400 pages
Published July 20th 2010 by Mira
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Eric_W
Jul 25, 2010 rated it really liked it
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
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Vern
Mar 22, 2015 added it
Shelves: books-read
Lots of trial stuff. Not interesting to me.
Matt
Jul 30, 2011 rated it really liked it
I love the dry wit of Teller's work. Nelson Demille meets Turow or Grisham!
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Apr 16, 2012 rated it it was ok
uncorrected advance proof
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Oct 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this book. I am so happy I found you Joseph, I love court house scenes an this book is full of it.
Duffy Pearce
Nov 02, 2010 rated it really liked it
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.
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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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