. His prospective client hopes to rescue his son—a twenty-eight-year-old with the mind of a child. Wonderfully diverting reading” Booklist. Ben kincaid’s air-conditioner is on the fritz, his staff is on half-pay, and his sister has just disappeared, leaving him holding her baby. But what looks like a sure-fire case turns out to be something far more complicated.
Cruel Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 5 #ad - Finding the abductor and could mean saving lives—Leeman’s, the kidnapped child’s, and those of the countless victims to come. A routine personal injury case leads a lawyer into a decade-old murder mystery: “A superb legal thriller. . .
Naked Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 6MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - That same night, a neighbor calls the police after hearing screams from inside the mayor’s house. But when the national media descends on Tulsa, Kincaid will have to do something he’s never done before, and oversee an increasingly wild three-ring circus. The only person willing to defend him is Ben Kincaid, a struggling defense lawyer with a history of winning impossible cases.
One afternoon at an ice cream parlor, a dozen people watch as he nearly hits his wife during an argument about their children. A lawyer must defend a mayor accused of murdering his family: “Bernhardt again proves himself master of the courtroom drama” Library Journal. But this perfect politician has a dark side, too.
Naked Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 6 #ad - The patrolman discovers the first lady and her children murdered, and the mayor nowhere to be found. Barrett is captured after a high-speed chase, insensible and covered in blood. With his winning smile, and history as one of the best quarterbacks Oklahoma University has ever seen, acting experience, Wally Barrett had no trouble becoming Tulsa’s first black mayor.
Perfect Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 4MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - No matter what it takes, Kincaid will bring justice to the backwoods, whether the inhabitants like it or not. And for tommy vuong, an activist among the American-born Vietnamese, the woods are a place to die. When vuong is found stabbed through the neck beneath a burning cross, the logical suspect is Donald Vick, a member of a local white supremacist hate group who was seen fighting with Vuong the previous day.
No lawyer in the county will take Vick’s case, but Kincaid can’t refuse. A defense lawyer’s newest client is a racist—but is he a killer? “Bernhardt keeps his readers coming back for more” Library Journal. But for the thousands of vietnamese refugees who came through this backwoods area in the mid-1970s, the Ouachita Mountains were a place to begin their new life in the United States.
Perfect Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 4 #ad - For ben kincaid, the forests of Arkansas are a place to escape the hubbub of the courtroom and enjoy the outdoors. His new client is sullen, hateful, and demands to plead guilty—even though there’s no evidence linking him to the crime scene.
Extreme Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 7MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - Retired from law, ben kincaid is forced to return to the bar when a case—and a corpse—fall in his lapAfter years of struggling, Ben Kincaid shuts down his small legal office and decides to make a living doing something that—compared to practicing law in Tulsa—is easy money: playing jazz piano.
And kincaid must be careful as he readies the old jazzman’s defense, because there is a killer on the north side of town who would like nothing more than to hear the piano player’s last tune. His new career is just starting to take off when a body falls from the Emporium ceiling, knocking the wind out of Kincaid and sending him right back to his old profession.
Extreme Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 7 #ad - The dead woman is cajun lily Campbell, a grand dame of the Tulsa music scene and onetime girlfriend of Uncle Earl himself. He buys a minivan to haul his gear, and gets steady gigs playing in a combo at Uncle Earl’s Jazz Emporium.
Dark Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 8MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - George zakin is the head of a radical environmentalist organization called Green Rage. Six years earlier, kincaid got him acquitted on charges of breaking and entering, and now Zakin needs his help again. Kincaid is a lawyer on a book tour, at a poorly attended signing in Washington state, and she is the bookseller’s cat.
He has been accused of planting a bomb that killed a lumberjack, and Kincaid will do whatever he can to save the environmentalist’s neck—if he can get himself out of jail first. The trouble all begins when Ben Kincaid meets Margery. Instead, he lands himself in jail, where he learns of a non-feline who’s facing the death penalty as well.
Dark Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 8 #ad - When he learns that the perfectly healthy cat is to be euthanized, Kincaid breaks into the bookstore, planning a rescue. A lawyer defends an animal rights activist accused of killing a lumberjack: “A superb legal thriller and wonderfully riveting read” Booklist.
Deadly Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 3MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - But if the apollo partners think they’ve hired a legal stooge, they’re wrong. Since he fled the dehumanizing tedium of corporate law, deeds, working cases strictly related to the three Ds: divorce, Ben Kincaid has scratched out a living on the rough side of Tulsa, and dog bites. A struggling tulsa lawyer accepts a six-figure job—but the price may far outweigh the pay: “Bernhardt just gets better and better” The Daily Oklahoman.
The client’s name: Ben Kincaid. And when he comes out on the wrong side of a turf war, Kincaid finds himself defending a hapless loser against a murder charge. So when the state’s largest corporation, the Apollo Consortium, offers him six figures to join them as in-house counsel, he can’t turn down the pay raise.
Deadly Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 3 #ad - But these horrors pale in comparison to the infighting at Apollo. Kincaid is a bloodhound, determined to sniff out the truth no matter the cost. As kincaid tries to fit in at his new offices, a serial killer stalks Tulsa, luring young women into his car before chopping them into bits.
Silent Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 9MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - That is, until the parents meet Ben Kincaid. An idealistic young attorney with a shoestring practice on the rough side of Tulsa, Kincaid is nearly broke when he brings the case against Blaylock and its army of lawyers. Leukemia is a terrible disease but also, thankfully, a rare one. To prove such a spectacular claim could cost millions, and no law firm is willing to take on such an expense.
But though the odds are stacked against him, Kincaid will risk everything to win a settlement and make sure that no more children die. So why have eleven children from a suburb outside of tulsa have perished from this horrible illness in the last few years? The children’s parents blame Blaylock Industrial, a massive corporation whose factory lies just outside of their bucolic small town, but they have no proof beyond gut instinct—and the terrible certainty that comes with the grief of losing a child.
Silent Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 9 #ad - An attorney crusades against an industrial giant while a serial killer terrorizes Tulsa in this legal thriller that delivers “fresh, often witty dialogue” Publishers Weekly.
Murder One Ben Kincaid series Book 10MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - Outstanding . . . And when idealistic young defense attorney Ben Kincaid gets the dancer off on a technicality, the city erupts. It is one of the most gruesome murders Oklahoma has ever seen. They arrest the dead cop’s girlfriend, a nineteen-year-old stripper whose camera-ready appearance quickly turns the trial into a media circus.
He’s faced worse odds before. Amazing . . . A cop killing pits defense attorney Ben Kincaid against the boys in blue in this national bestseller. Every instrument in the state’s justice system is turned against him, but Kincaid isn’t worried. Unable to try their suspect a second time, the Tulsa police build a case against Kincaid, arresting him after they stumble across the murder weapon in his office.
Murder One Ben Kincaid series Book 10 #ad - As the city’s workforce stares, the police realize something terrible: The victim is one of their own. You never see the ending coming” Tulsa World. A horribly mutilated man is found chained to a statue in the middle of downtown Tulsa, secured so tightly that it takes the police hours to get him down.
Criminal Intent Ben Kincaid series Book 11Ballantine Books #ad - When a priest with radical ideas and a parish council with traditional values lock horns over the beliefs they hold most sacred, there’s bound to be controversy—and consequences. And father beale’s own shocking testimony ignites a firestorm of controversy that could doom his last best hope for acquittal.
When the priest’s renegade views and violent temper nearly cost him his position as rector of St. Benedict’s church, Ben intervened and saved the day. But murder crosses the line between committing a sin and committing a crime, turning a battle over faith into a battle for justice. In his heart and in his gut, Ben knows Father Beale is innocent.
Criminal Intent Ben Kincaid series Book 11 #ad - But as father beale struggles to escape the shadow of suspicion, another woman is savagely slaughtered. Benedict’s. Now beale is the prime suspect in the brutal murder of a female parishioner—though lack of evidence has left the case unsolved. And this time, Ben himself discovers Beale literally red-handed.
. And smack in the middle of the explosive case is Tulsa attorney Ben Kincaid.
Blind Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 2MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - When his refusal to compromise his ideals gets him tossed out of Tulsa’s largest, most corrupt firm, he hangs out his shingle on the rough side of town. His newest client is also one of his oldest friends: Christina McCall, a onetime colleague in the world of corporate law. When she comes out of her stupor, the gun is in her hand, her client is dead, and the police are cuffing her wrists.
Christina is beautiful, daringly dressed, and on trial for a murder she didn’t commit. The last thing christina remembers is the smell of her mother’s perfume. Ben kincaid is too honest for corporate law. From “a first-rate storyteller”: An ex-corporate lawyer in Oklahoma starts a new career defending the innocent Tulsa World.
Blind Justice Ben Kincaid series Book 2 #ad - Proving her innocence may be an impossible, but the impossible is becoming Kincaid’s specialty. He works for peanuts—and occasionally chickens—but is safe in the knowledge that he is helping people who have nowhere else to turn.
Death Row: A Novel Ben Kincaid series Book 12Ballantine Books #ad - And sealed Ray Goldman’s fate. Seven years later, Goldman’s date with the death chamber is at hand. Until the prosecution’s star witness—the lone survivor of the slaughter—took the stand. All ben has to do is prove it. And ben kincaid is the only witness to her stunning confession. But his unseen enemy is determined to cover his tracks once and for all.
Now, on the heels of his national bestseller Criminal Intent, William Bernhardt returns with his most electrifying novel to date. Oklahoma attorney ben Kincaid put his reputation on the line when he represented Ray Goldman. William bernhardt’s powerful series of legal thrillers featuring crusading attorney Ben Kincaid have won him a die-hard following and widespread critical acclaim as a “master of the courtroom drama” Library Journal.
Death Row: A Novel Ben Kincaid series Book 12 #ad - Crime will never pay. But in spite of the grisly, tabloid-ready details of the sensational case, Ben’s deft defense against a lack of hard evidence and improper police procedure made an acquittal all but certain. With blood. In death row, william bernhardt ratchets up the suspense quotient to near-heartstopping new levels—and challenges even the most jaded thriller readers to keep up with the twists and turns.
. She was a victim of murder— silenced by the same killer who butchered her family.