He practiced law with a large dallas law firm and became a partner. Gimenez, himself a former partner at a major dallas firm, has a palpable disgust for lawyers who play dirty, pad their billable hours and live in casually racist enclaves. Mark gimenez, author of the color of law, on librarything. John bookman book to his friends is a tenured professor at the university of texas school of law. He lives outside fort worth with his wife and two sons.
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