Sheldon Siegel

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General Information

Name: Sheldon Siegel

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Mystery

Born: in Chicago



Illinois Connection

Siegel is a third-generation native of Chicago’s Southeast Side. His family moved to the suburbs in the 1970s and he graduated from New Trier High School. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois in Champaign in 1980.

Biographical and Professional Information

Sheldon Siegel is an attorney and author. He has been in private practice in San Francisco since 1983. He specializes in corporate and securities law at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP.

Siegel is the author of seven critically acclaimed legal thrillers featuring San Francisco criminal defense attorneys Mike Daley and Rosie Fernandez. The Terrorist Next Door is Sheldon’s first novel featuring his hometown and South Chicago homicide detectives David Gold and A.C. Battle.

A frequent speaker and sought-after teacher, Siegel is a San Francisco Library Literary Laureate, a member of the Board of Directors of the Northern California Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America, and an active member of the International Thriller Writers and Sisters in Crime. His work has been displayed at the Doe Library at the University of California at Berkeley, and he has been recognized as a Distinguished Alumnus of the University of Illinois and a Northern California Super Lawyer.

Siegel currently lives in the San Francisco area.

Published Works

Special Circumstances , Bantam, 2001

Incriminating Evidence , Bantam, 2002

Criminal Intent , Putnam, 2002

Final Verdict , Putnam, 2003

The Confession , Putnam, 2004

Judgment Day , MacAdam/Cage, 2008

Perfect Alibi , MacAdam/Cage, 2012

The Terrorist Next Door , Sheldon M. Siegel Inc., 2012

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Incriminating Evidence (Mike Daley, Book 2)

ISBN: 0553581937
Release Date: 2002-07

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Criminal Intent

ISBN: 0399149171
Release Date: 2002-08-05

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The Confession

ISBN: 0399152121
Release Date: 2004-08-19

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Judgment Day (Mike Daley Mystery)

ISBN: 1596922907
Release Date: 2008-06-24

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Perfect Alibi (Mike Daley Mysteries)

ISBN: 1596923792
Release Date: 2012-05-25

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The Terrorist Next Door (A David Gold / A.C. Battle Mystery) (Volume 1)

ISBN: 0983006261
Release Date: 2012-08-31

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Sheldon Siegel on WorldCat

Sheldon Siegel on Amazon


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