Scott Turow

Uniting his passions for writing and law, Scott Turow is a best-selling author and attorney, considered by many to be the father of the modern legal thriller. He is the author of nine best-selling works of fiction, including his first novel, Presumed Innocent (1987), and its sequel, Innocent (2010). His works of nonfiction include One L, which chronicles his experience as a law student, and Ultimate Punishment, a reflection on the death penalty. [+]