Photo: Jennifer Silverberg
Anzalone posing last year in his cluttered Clayton law office.
Clayton attorney and Brentwood resident Frank Anzalone
died Monday of complications from a heart condition and diabetes. He was 62.
today has a touching obit on Anzalone
, who gained notoriety around town for defending people who few other lawyers would touch -- those convicted of murder, drug dealing and prostitution who often could not afford to pay him for his counsel.
Last year Riverfront Times
followed Anzalone around for a few days for a profile of the disheveled and somewhat eccentric attorney. You can read that story here