Mark Gimenez

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Mark Gimenez
OccupationAuthor, lawyer
LanguageEnglish
NationalityAmerican
GenreThriller

Mark Gimenez is an author and lawyer from Texas.[1] He specializes in the thriller genre writing, especially legal thrillers. His first novel, The Color of Law, was a New York Times bestseller.[2] He also runs his own solo law practice.

Biography[edit]

Gimenez grew up in La Marque, Galveston County, Texas. He studied Political Science at Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, and earned a B.A. with honors.[3] He then attended Notre Dame Law School in Indiana and earned a J.D. degree magna cum laude in 1980.[4]

He practiced law with a large Dallas law firm and became a partner. After ten years he left to practice solo and to write. He lives outside Fort Worth, Texas with his wife and two sons.[4]

Books[edit]

  • The Color of Law, A. Scott Fenney Book 1 (2005)[2] ISBN 978-0-385-51673-0
  • The Abduction (aka Saving Grace) (2007) ISBN 978-1-59315-463-9
  • The Perk (2008)[5] ISBN 978-1-84744-071-6
  • The Common Lawyer (2009) ISBN 978-1-84744-232-1
  • Accused, A. Scott Fenney Book 2 (2010)[1] ISBN 978-1-84744-275-8
  • Con Law: John Bookman 1 (2013) ISBN 978-1-84744-379-3
  • The Governor's Wife (2013) ISBN 978-0-7515-4376-6
  • The Case Against William (2014) ISBN 978-0-7515-6727-4
  • Parts & Labor: The Adventures of Max Dugan (2015) ISBN 978-1-3111-4767-7
  • The Absence of Guilt, A. Scott Fenney Book 3 (2016) ISBN 978-0-7515-6729-8
  • End of Days: Con Law II - John Bookman 2 (2017)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wansell, Geoffrey (May 5, 2010). "Accused by Mark Gimenez". Daily Mail. Retrieved June 16, 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Hardcover Fiction, for the week ending October 22". The New York Times. November 6, 2005. Retrieved June 16, 2011.
  3. ^ "Author: Mark Gimenez". BookReporter.com. September 7, 2007. Retrieved June 16, 2011.
  4. ^ a b Crawford, Selwyn (December 18, 2005). "Legally brief: Mark Gimenez landed at a big-time law firm right out of school. But his heart wasn't in it". The Dallas Morning News. Retrieved June 16, 2011.
  5. ^ "A literary contender". Bangkok Post. May 8, 2009. Retrieved June 16, 2011.

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