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The Last billable hour

by Susan Wolfe

  • 217 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Ivy Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Wolfe
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7910286M
    ISBN 100804105405
    ISBN 109780804105408
    OCLC/WorldCa21681940

    Get this from a library! The last billable hour: a novel. [Susan Wolfe] -- The death of a controversial dealmaker at a Silicon Valley law firm is investigated by Sarah Nelson, a confident young homicide detective, who must nonetheless rely on inside information provided by. Read "The Last Billable Hour" by Susan Wolfe available from Rakuten Kobo. Welcome to the Silicon Valley law firm of Tweedmore & Slyde, where multimillion-dollar deals are the order of the da /4(23).

      Overall, this book was a fast read, but definitely not what I had expected. There were just too many details bothering me to really enjoy the book. I cannot give The Last Billable Hour more than 2 stars, although perhaps someone less picky might give it a 3. The Last Hours. The Last Hours is a brand-new Shadowhunters series set in You don’t need to have read any other Shadowhunter books to get started with it, though if you have you may see some familiar faces! Cordelia Carstairs is a Shadowhunter, a warrior trained since childhood to battle demons.

    The Last Billable Hour | Welcome to the Silicon Valley law firm of Tweedmore & Slyde, where multimillion-dollar deals are the order of the day, ambition runs high, and stabbing a colleague in the back could be taken all too literally. A few weeks after the campaign had begun, over £, had been raised by lawyers, accountants, economists, teachers and children. People donated billable hours, book royalties and the proceeds of lectures and conker sales. Parallel appeals were set up in Australia, Germany and Canada. Years later you may be wondering when the crisis ended.


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The Last Billable Hour is the story of a young lawyer who finds himself improbably hired at a very hot Silicon Valley law firm in the late '80s, and plunged in over his head in more ways than one. The setting is distinctive, and as a SV local I find it kind of nostalgic, but the real appeal of the book lies in the light hand of the storyteller /5(56).

Susan Wolfe is a lawyer with a B.A. from the University of Chicago and a law degree from Stanford University. After four years of practicing law full time, she bailed out and wrote the best-selling novel, The Last Billable Hour, which won the Edgar Award for Best First returned to law for another sixteen years, first as a criminal defense attorney and then as an in-house lawyer for /5().

The Last Billable Hour - Kindle edition by Wolfe, Susan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Last Billable Hour/5(). The Last Billable Hour is also a moral tale, a thoughtful and colorful commentary on The Last billable hour book legal profession." California Lawyer "This diverting tale of legal skullduggery throws a scintillating if scandalous light on the highly charged, high-tech practice of law in Silicon : Last Billable Hour won the Edgar for Best First Novel, but in a similar period there were works that touch on the urban and international turmoil that were ahead.

I am not sure what this means, except that there is a significant tradition of lighter fare in mysteries that people like me can miss in our noire origins.)/5. The Last Billable Hour is a brilliant debut by a first-class writer." Collin Wilcox, author of The Pariah and Night Games "The ultimate insider's look at the intrigues and infighting by which California's most hyperkinetic lawyers stay sharp in between multi million-dollar deals." Mystery News "A swift, complex plot, an unlikely romance and an /5(67).

The Last Billable Hour is a brilliant debut by a first-class writer." Collin Wilcox, author of The Pariah and Night Games "The ultimate insider's look at the intrigues and infighting by which California's most hyperkinetic lawyers stay sharp in between multi million-dollar deals." Mystery News "A swift, complex plot, an unlikely romance and an Reviews: Susan Wolfe is a lawyer with a B.A.

from the University of Chicago and a law degree from Stanford University. After four years of practicing law full time, she bailed out and wrote the best-selling The Last Billable Hour, which won the Edgar Award for Best First Novel/5.

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There were times I did make them fit. I wrote my first book, The Last Billable Hour, when I had only my older daughter. I would write 15 hours a week with babysitting until we ran out of money, and then I’d go to work as a contract lawyer (by project or by the hour) until I.

The Last Billable Hour. By: the company's chief rainmaker, its king of the billable hour, is found stabbed to death in his corner office. (The New York Times Book Review) "A world of captivating corruption.

With a delicate blend of malice, suspense and sharp psychology, Wolfe winds up her story with a scene that explodes a number of. Read "The Last Billable Hour" by Susan Wolfe available from Rakuten Kobo.

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In most cases, professionals are required to work a number of billable hours in a year to maintain employment. The average number of required billable hours in was 1, according to the National Association for Legal Professionals.

But billable hours make up only a percentage of an attorney’s working hours, as a Yale report shows.The Last Billable Hour is a brilliant debut by a first-class writer.”—Collin Wilcox, author of The Pariah and Night Games “The ultimate insider’s look at the intrigues and infighting by which California’s most hyperkinetic lawyers stay sharp in between multimillion-dollar deals.”—Mystery News.THE LAST BILLABLE HOUR.

By Susan *Wolfe GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Flawed but appealing: a mystery debut set at a Silicon Valley law firm, with amusingly precise glimpses of attorney gamesmanship and a mostly endearing (somewhat overdrawn) nebbish-hero.