I am a 67 year old retired attorney, one time public defender, later prosecutor, appellate litigator (death penalty defense before the California Supreme Court), entrepreneurial lawyer - lots of stuff. I am also a working writer, with a couple of short stories going strong on Amazon (30,000 plus sales) and two novels. This may sound like the back of a book jacket, but I am not writing to boast, but to provide the basis of the claim of a substantial background in all types of writing, particul... [more]
I am a member of the California Bar, with over 40 years experience in criminal law. I was a deputy public defender between 1972 and 1979, and a deputy district attorney between 1990 and 2007. I was also certified as a Specialist in Criminal Law between 1979 and 1984.