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PORTRAIT. The lawyer of the presumed murderer of Lola will not say a word on this terrible file. He talks more readily about the idea he has of his job.
By Nicholas Bastuck
Reading time: 13 mins
IThere is no coincidence, even if there is always a little… This Saturday, October 15, Alexandre Silva was to be, like every weekend, in his country house, with his wife and their two young children. “In a completely exceptional way, we decided to stay in the urban area because of the shortage of gasoline which hit the service stations”, he relates in this impeccable style which constitutes his trademark. This Saturday, October 15, therefore, Alexandre Silva should have been by the sea if a CGT strike in refineries and fuel depots had not come to thwart his plans.
He is having breakfast with the family, at his home in Paris, when he receives a message from the President of the Bar who is looking for a permanent lawyer for all business.
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