Hannah Dain is on the verge of leaving her family's law firm for a better job. But her plan is derailed when a real estate deal she's put together suddenly goes bad. Two million dollars of investors' money has disappeared.
Career on the line, Hannah decides to investigate-despite a disapproving father and antagonistic older sister. Although she exonerates the firm, a car bomb and two murders thwart the police's identification of the culprit behind the scheme. Compelled to dig deep for information, Hannah uncovers a greater threat all too close to home. Only by exposing long-buried family secrets can she save her reputation, her law firm-and her life.
Twist Phelan received her undergraduate and law degrees from Stanford University. A retired trial lawyer, she enjoys world travel and endurance athletics. A different sport figures into each of her legal-themed mysteries. In Family Claims, her lawyer protagonist's sports passion is bicycling.