Tom Shepherd – Star Lawyers Series

Tom Shepherd launches his new Star Lawyers series, which readers describe as “Star Trek meets Law&Order”.

With the colorful characters and futuristic combat of Space Opera, the mysteries and courtroom battles of a legal thriller set in the thirty-second century, and the un-usual suspects—both alien and human—from cultures across the galaxy, Shepherd’s stories sizzle with action, romance, and humor.

And a shape-shifter cat, a pleasure house starship full of holographic whores reprogrammed as ship’s crew and legal assistants. A pair of brothers manages the crew and they set up a law practice along the Galactic Rim to escape the clutches of their father, the wealthiest and most powerful mogul in the Terran Commonwealth. Their fiery Latina mother hunts pirates as Admiral-in- Chief of the Family Fleet.

Read more about Star Lawyers and Tom Shepherd

Tom Shepherd - Knife Fight at Olathe-5 - Star Lawyers

Keep an eye open for the launch of Star Lawyers Book One, Jump Gate Omega, coming soon!

Meantime download your FREE Copy of Knife Fight at Olathe-5 to discover the Star Lawyer’s universe.

And learn more about Tom in the About Section.


The Star Lawyers Series is available on Amazon


You can buy or borrow Jump Gate Omega (Star Lawyers Book 1) directly on Amazon.





Forbidden Sanctuary (Star Lawyers Book 2)


You can pre-order Forbidden Sanctuary (Star Lawyers Book 2) directly on Amazon.


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About Tom Shepherd

Tom Shepherd flew medical evacuation helicopters in Vietnam, where he received two Distinguished Flying Crosses, the Air Medal, and the Purple Heart. He has worked as a Japanese linguist, public school teacher, and graduate school instructor. Shepherd is originally from Reading, Pennsylvania, but lived in Alaska, Germany, Indochina, and the Republic of Korea. He spent the balance of of his professional career working with churches in the Deep South, California, and the Midwest and serving as Professor of Religious Studies at Unity Institute near Kansas City, Missouri. Author of a wide array of
articles and nonfiction books, plus more than twenty plays and two novels for the middle grades, Dr. Shepherd “retired” in 2016 to write novels full time.

Star Lawyers is his new series, which readers have described as “Star Trek meets Law&Order.” Tom Shepherd lives with his wife, Carol-Jean, and their genial pit bull, Riley, in Tucson, Arizona.