Judge and Jury is a standalone novel by authors James Patterson and Andrew Gross. Dominic Cavello is head of a Mafia family when he is arrested and is due to stand trial. However, he doesn't intend to go quietly and blows up the jury. This sends Nicholas Pellisante on a hunt to prove Cavello's guilt which will lead him to the end of the world.
This book is trademark James Patterson. Of course, it is difficult to know with these joint ventures that Patterson does exactly who brings what and how much they contribute