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Solicitor publishes part-two of crime trilogy 27.06.14

A DERRY solicitor-turned crime writer has just published the eagerly-awaited second instalment of his Valberg triology.
Desmond J Doherty's debut thriller 'Valberg' follows Detective Jon Valberg as he pursues a killer bent on revenge whose stalking the streets of Derry.
It received critical acclaim and was described by international best-selling author of the ‘Jack Reacher’ series Lee Child as ‘first rate’.
The second instalment, 'Sins of the Fathers', sees the return of a deadly assassin.
And while before, Gerard O’Driscoll inflicted brutal revenge on the jury who wrongly convicted him of child murder, this time he’s working his way up the legal ladder. Police, lawyers, judges – no-one is safe.
Valberg leads the hunt to nail the killer and expose his shadowy accomplices but he soon finds out how personal it’s about to become.
Doherty runs his own law firm which has developed expertise in human rights and major justice issues. He has been involved in the Bloody Sunday Inquiry and the inquests into the Dublin and Monaghan bombings and the Omagh bombing atrocity. He loves the arts and claims to be Ireland’s number one Rush fan!
Desmond J Doherty.
He says he was delighted at the reception to his first novel.
“It was particularly significant to have seasoned crime-writers like Lee Child and Brian McGilloway give their stamp of approval to the first book,” he said. His second book, published by Guildhall Press, was launched last night at the Tower Hotel.
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