Working at my Wisconsin Cabin.

Karl Rubinstein

Welcome To My Website

I am a retired attorney, turned writer. My motto is: "An Idle Mind Is A Poor Companion."



B.A. in English from Texas A&M University, College Station.

JD (Magna Cum Laude), St. Mary's University Law School, San Antonio.

MFA (Creative Writing,with Distinction) National University, San Diego.

Legal Professional:

For my legal professional experience and qualifications as an attorney,

please see Page 2.  


I write legal-thriller novels as "Jackson Bass."  Hard Numbers explores

financial manipulation in the face of the market crash. The Norton Case

explores greed and political chicanery. For more detail see​
 and on the "Novels" page.

Short Fiction:
My short story "Sparks", winner of the Wisconsin Writer's Association

"Jade Ring" Contest in Adult Fiction can be found at Page 3. 

Legal Articles of Possible Interest:

"The Legal Standing of an Insurance Insolvency Receiver: When the Shoe

Doesn't Fit"

How the Office of National Insurance Act of 2010 Threatens State

Insurance Regulation" 

How Dodd-Frank Undermines Reinsurance and Endangers American Policyholders"