Tom Dunleavy has a one-man law firm in the legendary East Hampton, summer home to the rich and shameless who have their own lawyers on the payroll. Tom’s clients are the locals, the people he grew up with. Then an old friend of Tom’s, a local star athlete, is arrested for a triple murder on the beach near a movie star’s mansion. Tom knows that Dante Halleyville is innocent and agrees to represent him. He recruits Manhattan super-lawyer Kate Costello to help him fight the case – a tough hire since Kate is his ex. But she comes back for the case. The two have to discover who executed three locals and why they went to great lengths to set Dante up as the killer. The investigation reveals a world of illegal pleasures, revenge and fear among the super rich.