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Adam Mitzner is an American attorney and author of legal thrillers and mystery novels.

Raised in East Brunswick, New Jersey, he graduated from Brandeis University with a B.A. and M.A. in politics, before proceeding to law school at the University of Virginia.

Although Adam always had an interest in writing, it wasn’t until he showed a draft to a friend of his that things started falling into place for him.

He currently leads the litigation department of Pavia & Harcourt LLP, the very law firm where Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor practiced before her appointment to the bench.

More about Adam Mitzner

Genres: Mystery, Thriller

Born: 1964

United States


Non Series

  • A Conflict of Interest (2011)
  • A Case of Redemption (2013)
  • Losing Faith (2015)
  • The Girl from Home (2016)
  • A Matter of Will (2019)

Broden Legal Books

  1. Dead Certain (2017)
  2. Never Goodbye (2018)
  3. The Best Friend (2020)

Detailed book overview

Non Series

A Conflict of Interest

At thirty-five, criminal defense attorney Alex Miller is the youngest partner in a leading New York City law firm. At the top of his career, he has the perfect life with a committed wife and a lovely young daughter.

During his father's funeral, he crosses paths with the wealthy and enigmatic Michael Ohlig who requests Alex to represent him in a highly publicized case involving a supposed brokerage scandal where investors lost hundreds of millions of dollars.

Although Alex uncharacteristically believes him, the criminal defense attorney ends up uncovering shocking discoveries that could not only destroy his career, but also his family and himself.

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2011
Ebook: B00FK8R3MK
Publisher: Pocket Books
A Case of Redemption

Once an enterprising defense attorney in New York City, Dan Sorensen became a grim shadow of his former self after a tragic accident took away the life of two of the most important people in his life.

Not far from hitting rock bottom, he finally receives an unexpectedly lifeline in the form of defending a promising rapper in a high-profile murder trial.

Although his client claims that he never killed his girlfriend, proving his innocence will be a monumental task, given how the rapper boasted about the crime in one of the biggest trending jams in the country.

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2013
Ebook: B018EX92ZS
Publisher: Pocket Books
Losing Faith

A famous defense attorney reaches out to Aaron Littman, chairman of one of the most distinguished law firms, regarding his client Nicolai Garkov—a Russian businessman who is believed to have financially facilitated for a recent terrorist attack.

Although Aaron believes that Garkov is looking to switch representation—considering that he has offered to pay one hundred thousand dollars just to set an appointment—he is shocked to discover that Garkov instead has blackmail in mind.

Equipped with damaging proof of an affair involving Aaron and Faith Nichols, the presiding judge in the case, Garkov uses it to intimidate Aaron.

Will Aaron give into the threats?

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2015
ISBN: 978-1982159887
Publisher: Gallery Books
The Girl from Home

A currency expert with a trophy wife and a penthouse condo with a view to die for, Jonathan Caine was living the dream life, until it all devastatingly came crashing down.

Upon returning to his hometown to look after his poorly father and attend his twenty-fifth high school reunion, Jonathan crosses paths with Jacqueline Williams—a former prom queen.

Although Jackie never noticed Jonathan back in high school, she is greatly fascinated by the man he has become.

Their newfound bond is however threatened by Jackie's resentful and abusive husband.

Having vowed to learn from his mistakes, will Jonathan become a completely different person? Or will he succumb to temptation?

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2016
ISBN: 978-1476764375
Publisher: Gallery Books
A Matter of Will

When he first set foot on Wall Street, Will Matthews had high hopes of making it big. Reality however had other plans.

On the brink of losing his job, he crosses paths with the rich and enigmatic Sam Abaddon who makes his dreams come true after he wins Sam's business.

Now a young and wealthy stockbroker with a gorgeous attorney girlfriend in Gwen Lipton, everything seems to be working perfectly for Will—until he witnesses a brutal act of violence.

Having seen the real side of his benefactor, will the ambitious stockbroker play along? Or will he defy his master and face the repercussions?

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2019
ISBN: 978-1503905139
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer

Broden Legal Books

Dead Certain

Ella Broden lives a secret life, working as a reserved attorney by day and as a singer in the shadowy Manhattan clubs by night.

Nobody knows her secret, not even her younger sister Charlotte who mysteriously vanishes as soon as she releases her first novel.

With the help of former lover Detective Gabriel Velasquez of the NYPD, Ella discovers that her sister’s novel could actually provide answers behind her sudden disappearance.

As she goes through the various lists of suspects, matching characters in the novel with real-life suspects, will Ella be able to save her sister before it’s too late?

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2017
ISBN: 978-1477822593
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
Never Goodbye

Dejected after the tragic loss of her sister, Ella relinquishes her career as an attorney in order to follow her dreams of becoming a singer, only to be drawn back into the justice system after another brutal murder hits close to home.

Dana Goodwin, the woman who took Ella’s place, is also interested in the case. Her motives and secrets however run beyond everyone’s imagination.

Teaming up with Dana to investigate the murder is Gabriel Velasquez, Ella's boyfriend.

At first, Ella’s worst fear is falling victim to the deranged killer.

But as she works more with Dana, she starts believing that the most dangerous thing is what she doesn't know yet.

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2018
ISBN: 978-1542048378
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
The Best Friend

The year was 1986. Clint Broden was still an apprentice defense attorney trying to make a name for himself. When Nick Zamora, his childhood friend, was accused of killing his new bride, Clint still defended him, despite having his reservations.

Three decades later, Clint is now a wealthy and successful attorney while Nick is a celebrated literary superstar living the high life in LA.

Divided by distance and three decades, the only thing that unites them is the case that tested their friendship.

Unexpectedly drawn back into Nick's troublesome life, Clint deems this as his final chance to right his wrongs.

Author: Adam Mitzner
First Release: 2020
ISBN: 978-1542005753
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer