Greg Gountanis is the bestselling author of the Lance Gedrin Mystery Series. When he’s not writing, Greg enjoys being in a courtroom. For the last several years, he’s been practicing criminal law as an Assistant Public Defender in Chicago.
Is Greg Gountanis a pen name?
Does Greg respond to fan mail?
Yes! See the Contact page.
How can I get updates on Greg’s writing?
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How many books are going to be in the Lance Gedrin Series?
Greg is fond of Lance Gedrin and foresees many more adventures with him.
Can I read the Lance Gedrin books in any order?
While each Lance Gedrin mystery stands on its own, readers who start from the very beginning will more fully appreciate Gedrin’s character development and journey.
How old is Gedrin?
Out of his teen years but not yet in his senile years.
Is Greg still a lawyer?
Yes, Greg enjoys being in a courtroom. For the last several years, he’s been practicing criminal law as an Assistant Public Defender in Chicago.
Can Greg give me legal advice about my case?
No. This website is for his writing only and does not constitute an attorney-client relationship. Also, since Greg is a public defender, he cannot be hired, and he cannot give legal advice to non-clients. He is appointed by the Court to represent indigent clients who cannot afford legal services. Any emails received regarding legal matters will be promptly discarded.
Can Greg critique my manuscript?
No. Greg cannot critique manuscripts. If he were to do so, he wouldn’t have time to write! Greg suggests joining a critique group or finding beta readers to get a fresh set of eyes on your material.
What advice does Greg have for aspiring writers?
Writing is a marathon, not a sprint. Discipline is key. Develop a consistent writing routine. Write every day, and over time you will improve. Check out Greg’s Youtube Channel where he releases videos motivating writers on their writing journey.