KERRY EVANS is one of the sharpest lawyers at McKinnon & Associates Law Firm. If she continues to toe the line and work overtime, she'll be the next partner. However, as soon as her boss ALEC announces his intentions to run for US Senator, things at the law firm change. Alec demands Kerry's help with a controversial case involving a deadly oil rig explosion.
As Kerry investigates the case, she uncovers details of Alec's involvement in covering up the cause of the explosion. She also discovers that Alec has a long, shady past including a relationship with a mysterious woman who disappeared after being seen last with Alec.
Kerry eventually gets to the bottom of the woman's disappearance, but not without turning her life upside down.