A former Dallas football star lies in a coma after heart surgery. When his family sues alleging gross negligence millions of dollars and reputations are at stake.
Kristen Kerry is surprised when she is assigned to the defense team--until she learns that her job is to entice the doctor's lawyer notorious womanizer Michael Stern into a joint defense then double-cross him during trial. At the same time Stern plans on backstabbing Kristen--after he has gotten what he wants.
Unknown to either of them Stern has made an enemy of a partner in his firm willing to enlist a murderer to extract revenge on both Kristen and Stern. Only Kristen--with her access to hospital records--can identify the killer and save Stern from the death penalty.
Justice is for the Lonely: A Kristen Kerry novel of Suspense is the first in a series focusing on the principled but sometimes reckless lawyer.
Steve Clark is a lawyer in Oklahoma City specializing in medical malpractice and is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has earned recognition in Best Lawyers in America and Superlawyers. He also coached ASA girls' softball. His wife Jane was a scholarship athlete at the University of Oklahoma. They have five children.
Look for Kristen's sequel Justice is for the Deserving coming soon.
"This first book in Steve Clark's promising new series hooked me on the first page and kept me reading long into the night. Kristen is one of the most interesting lawyer-characters I've read in a long time. This is a fine book and even better - a smart book. Enjoy." - William Bernhardt author of Dark Eye
"I stayed up until 1 a.m. last night finishing it because I couldn't put it down." - Sara Kocek author of Promise Me Something