Some Honolulu lawyers called Pancho McMartin the best criminal defense attorney in the islands. He’d admit to being pretty damn good. But he was on a losing streak nowthree guilty verdicts in a rowand his confidence was sinking fast. When one of his oldest friends, Giselle, was left comatose after surgery and her husband, Manny, pleaded with him to sue the doctors involved, Pancho couldn’t find a way to avoid a new specialty: medical malpractice.
But it wasn’t long before the sudden death of one of the defendantsand a murder charge accusing Manny of being the killerhad Pancho back in the old familiar arena of fighting for his client’s life, while at the same time seeking justice for the O.R. errors that had left Giselle in a permanent vegetative state.
In Tropical Doubts, the third legal thriller from David Myles Robinson featuring colorful, fast-thinking Pancho McMartin, medical hijinks merge with murder as surprise twists build in this unpredictable courtroom drama.
|Publisher:||Terra Nova Books|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
David Myles Robinson grew up in Pasadena, CA, where, while attending Cal State LA, he worked as a staff reporter for a minority newspaper, The Pasadena Eagle. He is a graduate of San Francisco State University and the University of San Francisco School of Law. It was in law school that Robinson met his wife, Marcia Waldorf. The two moved to Honolulu, where Robinson practiced law and Waldorf became a circuit court judge. They now live in Taos, NM, where he pursues his passions of skiing, golf, traveling, and writing, not necessarily in that order.
Robinson is the author of six novels