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Former top judge Beverley McLachlin to become published novelist in May

Former top judge Beverley McLachlin to become published novelist in May
From CBC - January 9, 2018

She may be hanging up her robes, but Beverley McLachlin is not leaving the courtroom behind.

A legal thriller by the recently retired chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada will be published May 1.

Simon & Schuster Canada says the debut novel, entitled Full Disclosure, is about a defence attorney who tries to unravel a web of secrets around the murder of a wealthy man's wife.

In the potboiler, tough-as-nails Jilly Truitt agrees to defend "affluent and enigmatic" Vincent Trussardi despite concerns the case is a sure loser and warnings to stay away from his family.

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