Charlie Jardim has just strashed his legal career in a spectacular courtroom meltdown, and his girlfriend has finally left him. So when a colleague slings him a prosecution brief for the remote costal town of Dauphin, Charlie reluctantly agrees to go. The case is murder. The victim was involved in lilegal abalone trading and even more illegal drug trafficking. And the witnesses aren't talking. As Dauphin closes ranks around him, Charlie finds his interest in teh law powerfully reignited. Set on the stunning southwest coast of Victoria, 'Quota' is an evocative and powerful thriller that takes readers into the gritty underbelly of rural Australia.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - smik - LibraryThing
HIS HONOUR: Mr Jardim, withdraw that comment immediately. MR JARDIM: Your Honour, I'm not withdrawing it because it's got nothing to do with the merits of this case, just as your small-minded ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Bruce_McNair - LibraryThing
Charlie Jardim is a barrister who thinks he has gutted his career by bagging a judge. But a prosecutor throws Charlie a lifeline and get him to visit a small town to check a witness statement. Once in ... Read full review