The King of Torts

The King of Torts by John Grisham

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The office of the public defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in a real firm. When he reluctantly takes the case of a young man charged with a random street killing, he assumes it is just another of the many senseless murders that hit D.C. every week. As he digs into the background of his client, Clay stumbles on a conspiracy too horrible to believe. He suddenly finds himself in the middle of a complex case against one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, looking at the kind of enormous settlement that would totally change his life—that would make him, almost overnight, the legal profession’s newest king of torts...

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John Grisham (Grisham, English John Grisham ) American writer. The author of many bestsellers, the so-called. "Legal thrillers", filmed by Hollywood. John Grisham was born on February 8, 1955 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, the second of five children to a construction worker and homemaker. As a child, he dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. Graduated from Mississippi State University, then law school. For 10 years he worked as a lawyer in Southaven, specializing in both criminal and civil matters. In 1983 he was elected to the Mississippi House of Representatives. The circumstances of a lawsuit about violence prompted John the plot of the novel "Time to Kill", which he wrote for 3 years in the mornings before work. The writer`s next novel, The Firm, was released in 1991. It became a bestseller, and after the sale of the rights to its adaptation (for $ 600,000), and Grisham himself became one of the most modern published authors in the world. The circulation of the third novel, The Pelican Affair, has exceeded 11 million copies. He writes one novel every year, many of them are filmed. The total circulation of his books, translated into 29 languages, exceeded 225 million. As a rule, Grisham`s books and films based on them have topped the bestseller lists for a long time. In 1996, he briefly returned to legal practice, representing in court the interests of a railway worker who died in the line of duty. Grisham won the case, securing $ 683,500 in compensation for the victim`s family, the biggest verdict in his entire career. John Grisham currently lives at his home in Oxford, Mississippi and occasionally on his own estate in Charlottesville, Virginia. In memory of his childhood dream, the writer built 6 baseball fields, on which 26 teams and 350 children from the Minor League baseball constantly train. Based on materials from the sites Detective. Declaration of love .

, Wikipedia , IMDb .  Official Site .  Bibliography Series Jake Brigance - Jake Brigens 1989 - 1.

A Time to Kill - Time to kill (Time to kill) 2013 - 2.

Sycamore Row - Time to forgive Theodore Boone - Theodore Boone 2010 - 1.

Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer - Crime Without Punishment: Theodore Boone - Little Lawyer 2011 - 2.

Theodore Boone: The Abduction - Kidnapping: Theodore Boone - Little Lawyer 2012 - 3.

Theodore Boone: The Accused - The Accused. Theodore Boone investigates 2013 - 4.

Theodore Boone: The Activist - Activist. Theodore Boone investigates 2013 - Theodore Boone: The Collection (omnibus) 2013 - Theodore Boone box set (omnibus) 2015 - 5.

Theodore Boone: The Fugitive - The Fugitive. Theodore Boone investigates 2016 - 6.

Theodore Boone: The Scandal Novels 1989 - The firm - The firm 1990 - The pelican brief - The pelican case 1993 - The client - Client 1994 - The chamber - The chamber 1995 - The rainmaker - Golden rain 1996 - The runaway jury - Verdict (= Runaway jury) 1997 - The partner - Partner 1998 - The street lawyer - Street defender (Lawyer) 1999 - The testament - Testament 2000 - The brethren - Blackmail (= Brotherhood) 2001 - A painted house - Painted house 2001 - Skipping Christmas - Christmas with the Losers 2002 - The summons - Agenda 2003 - The King of torts - King of the deal 2003 - Bleachers - Tribunes 2004 - The last juror - The last juror 2004 - The broker - Broker 2006 - The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town - Innocent 2007 - Playing for Pizza - Last Chance 2008 - The Appeal - Appeal 2009 - The Associate - Lawyer 2010 - The Confession - Confession 2011 - The Litigators - Opponents 2012 - Calico Joe - Joe from Calico 2012 - The R acketeer - Racketeer 2014 - Gray Mountain - Gray Mountain 2015 - Rogue Lawyer - Tramp Lawyer; Beyond the Rules 2016 - The Whistler Omnibus 1988 - The Testament / A Time to Kill Collections 2009 - Ford County. Stories - Ford County. Tales Non fiction 2002 - The WaveDancer Benefit (with Pat Conroy, Stephen King and Peter Straub) 2006 - The Innocent Man: A True Story

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John Grisham (Grisham, English John Grisham ) American writer. The author of many bestsellers, the so-called. "Legal thrillers", filmed by Hollywood. John Grisham was born on February 8, 1955 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, the second of five children to a construction worker and homemaker. As a child, he dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. Graduated from Mississippi State University, then law school. For 10 years he worked as a lawyer in Southaven, specializing in both criminal and civil matters. In 1983 he was elected to the Mississippi House of Representatives. The circumstances of a lawsuit about violence prompted John the plot of the novel "Time to Kill", which he wrote for 3 years in the mornings before work. The writer`s next novel, The Firm, was released in 1991. It became a bestseller, and after the sale of the rights to its adaptation (for $ 600,000), and Grisham himself became one of the most modern published authors in the world. The circulation of the third novel, The Pelican Affair, has exceeded 11 million copies. He writes one novel every year, many of them are filmed. The total circulation of his books, translated into 29 languages, exceeded 225 million. As a rule, Grisham`s books and films based on them have topped the bestseller lists for a long time. In 1996, he briefly returned to legal practice, representing in court the interests of a railway worker who died in the line of duty. Grisham won the case, securing $ 683,500 in compensation for the victim`s family, the biggest verdict in his entire career. John Grisham currently lives at his home in Oxford, Mississippi and occasionally on his own estate in Charlottesville, Virginia. In memory of his childhood dream, the writer built 6 baseball fields, on which 26 teams and 350 children from the Minor League baseball constantly train. Based on materials from the sites Detective. Declaration of love . , Wikipedia , IMDb .  Official Site .  Bibliography Series Jake Brigance - Jake Brigens 1989 - 1. A Time to Kill - Time to kill (Time to kill) 2013 - 2. Sycamore Row - Time to forgive Theodore Boone - Theodore Boone 2010 - 1. Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer - Crime Without Punishment: Theodore Boone - Little Lawyer 2011 - 2. Theodore Boone: The Abduction - Kidnapping: Theodore Boone - Little Lawyer 2012 - 3. Theodore Boone: The Accused - The Accused. Theodore Boone investigates 2013 - 4. Theodore Boone: The Activist - Activist. Theodore Boone investigates 2013 - Theodore Boone: The Collection (omnibus) 2013 - Theodore Boone box set (omnibus) 2015 - 5. Theodore Boone: The Fugitive - The Fugitive. Theodore Boone investigates 2016 - 6. Theodore Boone: The Scandal Novels 1989 - The firm - The firm 1990 - The pelican brief - The pelican case 1993 - The client - Client 1994 - The chamber - The chamber 1995 - The rainmaker - Golden rain 1996 - The runaway jury - Verdict (= Runaway jury) 1997 - The partner - Partner 1998 - The street lawyer - Street defender (Lawyer) 1999 - The testament - Testament 2000 - The brethren - Blackmail (= Brotherhood) 2001 - A painted house - Painted house 2001 - Skipping Christmas - Christmas with the Losers 2002 - The summons - Agenda 2003 - The King of torts - King of the deal 2003 - Bleachers - Tribunes 2004 - The last juror - The last juror 2004 - The broker - Broker 2006 - The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town - Innocent 2007 - Playing for Pizza - Last Chance 2008 - The Appeal - Appeal 2009 - The Associate - Lawyer 2010 - The Confession - Confession 2011 - The Litigators - Opponents 2012 - Calico Joe - Joe from Calico 2012 - The R acketeer - Racketeer 2014 - Gray Mountain - Gray Mountain 2015 - Rogue Lawyer - Tramp Lawyer; Beyond the Rules 2016 - The Whistler Omnibus 1988 - The Testament / A Time to Kill Collections 2009 - Ford County. Stories - Ford County. Tales Non fiction 2002 - The WaveDancer Benefit (with Pat Conroy, Stephen King and Peter Straub) 2006 - The Innocent Man: A True Story