GARDEN CITY, N.Y., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Howard Fensterman, Managing Partner of the Abrams Fensterman law firm in Lake Success, Long Island, and famed novelist, Nelson DeMille, were seen at the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's Dinner, where Fensterman received the organization's Man of the Year Award and first announced that he was to be named a character in PANTHER, DeMille's latest novel. DeMille has been known to name characters in his books in return for generous charitable contributions.
The novel takes place in Yemen, recognized as one of the most dangerous places in the Middle East, where character John Corey, his wife and a small team work to track down one of the masterminds behind the USS Cole Bombing: a high-ranking Al Qaeda operative knows as The Panther. FBI Agent and Special Attache to Yemen, 'Fensterman', is a member of the team.
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