(Added quotes today Mar 21)
The flamboyant criminal defense lawyer Mickey Haller (AKA the Lincoln lawyer first introduced by the author in 2005,) was arrested for the murder of one of his scum bag client on Monday night, October 28, 2019 (published on November 10, 2020.) Over the course of the next 30 days, Readers get to experience Mickey's jail time and court trial to prove he is innocent.
Note: Though can't find reference in the book, likely inspired by true crimes associate with frauds to exploit the federal subsidy program in biodiesel made with feedstocks. Here is an example of an on going court case in wiki: