Main character: Billy McBride, previously, he was a consummate lawyer who has solved a lot of cases. This man was legendary as the most successful lawyer in the United States. But the time came when his life all went down. First, problems with his wife and his daughter, whom he rarely saw, later, a significant problem with the work and ultimately the relationship with booze. Such a chain of events that turned a successful person into the ugly creature that just wanders the city.
But once it gets into the hands of a very entertaining affair, where the suicide victim becomes a young man of great law firms. Without hesitation, the main character is taken to be the case, because this is not just another simple job, a reason to stand up and take revenge on their oppressors.