Steve Martini

Steven Paul Martini was born in San Francisco. He worked as a newspaper reporter in Los Angeles and a capitol correspondent at the state house in Sacramento, California. He holds a law degree from the University of the PacificĀ“s McGeorge School of Law. In 1974, he entered private law practice with the Sacramento firm CoBen, Cooper and Zilaff where he represented clients in civil and criminal matters. In 1976 he joined the staff of the State Bar of California and was selected as one of three representatives of the Bar assigned to appear regularly before the California State Legislature. In 1986 he was appointed by the Governor to serve as Deputy Director of the State Office of Administrative Hearings. He has served as an administrative judge and as a special counsel on assignment from the Governor's Office to the California Victims of Violent Crimes Program. He is the creator of 'Paul Madriani', an attorney. Visit also the author's own site.


Titles and year of publication:  

'Paul Madriani' Novels
 1) Compelling Evidence  1984
 2) Prime Witness  1993
 3) Undue Influence  1994
 4) The Judge  1996
 5) The Attorney  2000
 6) The Jury  2001
 7) The Arraignment  2002
 8) Double Tap  2005
 9) Shadow of Power  2008
10) Guardian of Lies  2009
11) The Rule of Nine  2010
12) Trader of Secrets  2011
13) The Enemy Inside  2015
14) The Second Man (novella)  2015
15) Blood Flag  2016
Other Novels
 1) The Simeon Chamber  1987
 2) The List  1997
 3) Critical Mass  1998