Paul Levine

Novelist, TV Writer...Freelance Rascal

The author of 18 novels, Paul Levine won the John D. MacDonald fiction award and has been nominated for the Edgar, Macavity, International Thriller, and James Thurber prizes. A former trial lawyer, he also wrote more than 20 episodes of the CBS military drama “JAG” and co-created the Supreme Court drama “First Monday” starring James Garner and Joe Mantegna. He is the author of "To Speak for the Dead," "Night Vision," and eight other novels in the “Jake Lassiter” series. He also wrote the “Solomon vs. Lord” series and the thriller “Illegal.” His newest novel is “Last Chance Lassiter.” More info at