Formerly a longstanding trial attorney before taking the big leap and devoting his fulltime attention to writing, RJ Jagger (that's a penname, by the way) is the author of over twenty hard-edged mystery and suspense thrillers including the Nick Teffinger, Bryson Wilde and Saylor Silk novels.

For over a decade, his books, both under the Jagger penname as well as other pennames, have been regularly acclaimed by the industry's most reputable book reviewers including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, ForeWord Magazine, Publishers Weekly, Midwest Book Review, New Mystery Reader Magazine and many others.

In addition to his own books, Jagger also ghostwrites for well-known, bestselling authors. He has been a member of the International Thriller Writers since 2006 and his books have reached No. 1 bestseller status at Amazon Kindle on numerous occasions.