Matthew McConaughey is The Lincoln Lawyer


Matthew McConaughey will star in The Lincoln Lawyer for Lakeshore Entertainment, reports Variety.

The legal thriller centers on low-level criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller who finds himself representing a wealthy client with ties to a previous murder case Haller handled.

The project is based on a Michael Connolly best-seller that was published in 2005 by Little, Brown.

Stone Village Pictures’ Scott Steindorff is producing alongside Lakeshore principals Tom Rosenberg and Gary Lucchesi.