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Steve Martini

Full Name: Steve Martini
Gender: Male
Hometown: San Francisco, California
Number of Works: 33
Steve Martini, a former lawyer, writes legal thrillers and mysteries. His "Paul Madriani" books are bestsellers.

ISBN: 0515121495, 9780515121490
Keywords: list
Pages: 451
Published: 1988
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0515139734, 9780515139730
Keywords: madriani, paul, tap, double
Pages: 416
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 006123088X, 9780061230882
Keywords: madriani, paul, power, shadow
Pages: 400
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 60%

Steve Martini's ninth Paul Madriani novel places the ace San Diego defense attorney in a distinctly prickly situation. The murder of a legal scholar/provocateur makes front-page headlines because of the racist implications of his writings. The arrest of a young man with connections to hate groups only makes the case more volatile. Madriani's decision to defend the homicide suspect ignites a firestorm that leads eventually to the Supreme Court. A tightly threaded legal thriller.
ISBN: 0515122157, 9780515122152
Keywords: madriani, paul, judge
Pages: 512
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 80%

When Judge Armando Acosta is indicted on charges of soliciting a prostitute, attorney Paul Madriani is forced to take up the case. But when new developments lead to the death of Acosta's arresting officer, Madriani wonders if the judge is involved. Has he unwittingly pick up a client who may send him to an early grave? The Judge is all-out thrilling entertainment.
ISBN: 051511605X, 9780515116052
Keywords: madriani, paul, influence, undue
Pages: 480
Published: 1994
  • Rating: 80%

THE MURDER WAS ONLY THE BEGINNING...Paul Madriani, the brilliant defense attorney from Compelling Evidence and Prime Witness, is back in a complex web of murder and deceit -- this time within his own family. His wife Nikki has just died of cancer. On her deathbed, Nikki made Paul promise to look after her younger sister, Laurel Vega, who is mired in a bitter child-custody battle with her ex-husband, a powerful state senator.When Jack Vega's new wife is found slain execution-style, Laurel becomes the prime suspect. Paul -- remembering his promise to his wife -- has no choice but to take Laurel'
ISBN: 0061230901, 9780061230905
Keywords: madriani, paul, lies, guardian
Pages: 448
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0515130044, 9780515130041
Keywords: madriani, paul, attorney
Pages: 448
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%

Paul Madriani, the star of Steve Martini's biggest legal-thriller successes (The Judge, Undue Influence, Prime Witness), returns to the hot seat in The Attorney, a gripping drama about a druggie mother, her distraught parents, and an innocent child locked in the crossfire. When the shocking allegations fly, the blood begins to spill.
ISBN: 051511264X, 9780515112641
Keywords: madriani, paul, witness, prime
Pages: 416
Published: 1993
  • Rating: 80%

"Steve Martini is a master of the genre," says John Grisham about the bestselling author of Compelling Evidence. "He writes with the agile, episodic style of a lawyer quick on his feet and one step ahead of his many enemies." Martini has joined the front rank of novelists whose legal thrillers have created a phenomenon in recent years. Now, the writer hailed by Vincent Bugliosi as "a new literary lion in the fictional crime genre" delivers a seamless novel of high suspense and brilliant courtroom intrigue. Over just five days, the rural college town of Davenport,
ISBN: 0515132136, 9780515132137
Keywords: madriani, paul, jury
Pages: 319
Published: 2001
  • Rating: 80%

Paul Madriani takes on the case of Dr. David Crone, a respected geneticist accused of murdering his young colleague. An incriminating note left behind by a dead key witness seems to confirm Crone's innocence. But when Madriani hits upon a scandal from Crone's past, an ethical nightmare dangles in front of his face: the possibility of defending a guilty client ...
ISBN: 0515110396, 9780515110395
Keywords: madriani, paul, evidence, compelling
Pages: 448
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%

In the gripping tradition of Presumed Innocent, here is a courtroom drama of epic proportions, with trial scenes as sharp as the crack of a gavel. Martini offers a debut novel, mesmermizing in its pace, captivating in its action--a story that holds the reader to its final verdict and shocking conclusion.