A Time to Kill
The main character in this book is Michael Brock, a lawyer working
for Drake & Sweeney. One day a homeless man comes into the firm and holds Michael and other lawyers
hostage. Michael and the lawyers manage to get out of the situation but the homeless man gets killed.
Michael finds out later that the homeless man had been evicted from a wherehouse where he was paying rent
and Drake & Sweeney was responsible for the eviction. Michael asked a lawyer, at his firm, if he could see the
file about the eviction but the lawyer refused. Michael started helping Mordecai Green, a lawyer for the
homeless, and soon Michael left Drake & Sweeny and became a laywer for the homeless, a street laywer. But
just before he officially left his firm, he stole the eviction file that he wanted to see.
Michael Brock Mordecai Green