Boston Legal

Boston Legal

2004 - 2009, Drama
A team of high-priced civil litigators in an upscale Boston law firm starring William Shatner.

Episode Guide

  • Boston Legal - Last Call (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Last Call

    Alan goes to the Supreme Court to get Denny access to a nonapproved drug to slow the progression of the Alzheimer's.

  • Boston Legal - Made in China; Last Call (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Made in China; Last Call

    Alan goes to the Supreme Court to get Denny access to a non-FDA approved drug to slow the progression of his Alzheimer's.

  • Boston Legal - Made in China (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Made in China

    Crane, Poole & Schmidt is in dire financial straits; Alan goes to the Supreme Court to get Denny access to a drug to slow the progression of Alzheimer's; Shirley and Carl plan their wedding; Denny has an important question for Alan.

  • Boston Legal - Juiced (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:


    Denny gets a disturbing prognosis about the progression of his disease; Catherine Piper returns; Jerry and Katie take on the case of a student fighting to keep her acceptance to Harvard.

  • Boston Legal - Thanksgiving (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:


    Shirley's intimate Thanksgiving dinner with Carl Sack turns into a dysfunctional family affair when she invites Alan, Denny, Jerry, Katie, Edwin, and his 6-year-old foster son to join them.

  • Boston Legal - Kill, Baby, Kill! (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Kill, Baby, Kill!

    Denny and Carl go to Virginia to defend a corrections officer on murder charges for shooting a death row inmate when the execution went awry; Alan tries to heat things up with Shirley.

  • Boston Legal - Roe (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:


    Jerry is accused of aggravated assault and insists on defending himself in court; Alan and Shirley try to help an underage pregnant girl get a judicial by-pass for an abortion.

  • Boston Legal - Mad Cows (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Mad Cows

    Alan and Denny champion the cause of a cattle rancher (Valerie Bertinelli) who claims the USDA will not allow her to test her animals for mad cow disease; Jerry's social quirks could jeopardize his chances of making partner.

  • Boston Legal - Happy Trails (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Happy Trails

    Alan and Denny take a break from the office and go to a dude ranch in Utah; Shirley defends Catherine Piper (Betty White) after she sets her doctor's office on fire for prescribing medication that almost killed her.

  • Boston Legal - The Bad Seed (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    The Bad Seed

    Alan and Shirley represent a man whose brother died due to malpractice in a local military hospital; Jerry's sister (Annie Potts) asks for help in finding the identity of her anonymous sperm donor.

  • Boston Legal - True Love (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    True Love

    Alan's former girlfriend (Ally Walker) asks him to prove her husband's innocence in the murder of a nurse, but his lingering feelings for her have him hoping her husband is guilty.

  • Boston Legal - Dances With Wolves (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Dances With Wolves

    Denny is arrested for carrying a concealed weapon after shooting a man who was trying to mug him and Jerry; Alan battles for a sex surrogate's right to joint custody of her daughter.

  • Boston Legal - Guardians and Gatekeepers (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Guardians and Gatekeepers

    After Denny's unintended misuse of prescription drugs nearly kills him, Alan sues a pharmaceutical company for deceptive advertising; Jerry and Katie sue a detention facility after a 15-year-old girl is raped by a guard.

  • Boston Legal - Smoke Signals (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Smoke Signals

    Alan finds himself distracted by an old flame while assisting Bethany Horowitz in a case against a large tobacco company; Denny is distraught about his lack of performance in the bedroom.

  • Boston Legal - Patriot Acts (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:

    Patriot Acts

    Alan and Denny celebrate their acceptance into the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary; when Alan takes the case of a town wanting to secede from the United States, Denny is offended.

  • Boston Legal - The Gods Must Be Crazy (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    The Gods Must Be Crazy

    Some high-ranking politicos ask Denny to run for U.S. president; Jerry's ex-girlfriend, Dana, asks him to defend her after she is arrested for prostitution; Shirley and Carl represent a woman who is suing the archdiocese.

  • Boston Legal - Indecent Proposals (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Indecent Proposals

    Denny falls for a cattle rancher who hires him to sue the FDA; Shirley asks Alan to help her take her nephew to court after he, a pledged delegate, says he will vote for a different presidential candidate from the one his state chose.

  • Boston Legal - The Court Supreme (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    The Court Supreme

    Alan must present to the Supreme Court an appeal for a mentally impaired man sentenced to death; Katie learns some shocking information about Jerry's new girlfriend.

  • Boston Legal - The Mighty Rogues (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    The Mighty Rogues

    Shirley wants to end her sick father's suffering and asks Alan to argue on her behalf; Carl represents island residents who want to build a nuclear bomb in case of attack.

  • Boston Legal - Tabloid Nation (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Tabloid Nation

    Alan and Jerry take on a tabloid talk show when a woman is murdered after declining her ex-boyfriend's marriage proposal on television; when Shirley invites Denny to dinner, he goes to extreme measures to win back her affections.

  • Boston Legal - Rescue Me (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Rescue Me

    Shirley's friend Andrea retains the firm to sue a company that was supposed to create a diamond from her mother's ashes but instead presented her with cubic zirconia.

  • Boston Legal - Glow in the Dark (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Glow in the Dark

    Shirley asks Alan to represent her friend (Alison LaPlaca), who is suing her town over plans to build a nuclear plant; Jerry's girlfriend (Mary Gross) warns Katie to stay away from Jerry.

  • Boston Legal - Roe v. Wade, the Musical (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Roe v. Wade, the Musical

    A woman steals a man's semen and impregnates herself artificially; a teacher loses her job for hugging a student.

  • Boston Legal - Mad About You (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Mad About You

    Denny basks in the spotlight and refuses Alan's help with a high-profile murder case; Jerry and Katie represent a woman wishing to sue her husband's law firm for causing their divorce.

  • Boston Legal - Green Christmas (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Green Christmas

    Carl and Katie defend the firm against a client who claims Denny misled them about the environmental friendliness of the firm's offices; Alan takes on a bank that threatens to foreclose on Clarence's home.

  • Boston Legal - No Brains Left Behind (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    No Brains Left Behind

    Alan and Denny decide to take action after trying to sue the National Guard for failing to aid a business flooded during a storm; Shirley's granddaughter wants to sue after being expelled from school for making a social statement.

  • Boston Legal - Oral Contracts (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Oral Contracts

    Denny, arrested under unusual circumstances, asks Alan to represent him; Shirley represents a DJ fired for making inappropriate comments on-air; Katie wonders whether Lorraine Weller is harboring a dark secret.

  • Boston Legal - Attack of the Xenophobes (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Attack of the Xenophobes

    Alan helps Denny defend himself in court when he is sued for firing an overweight associate; Clarence sues a Web site owner for posting an unflattering video of him as Clarice; anxiety overwhelms Jerry; Alan mulls over having an adult relationship.

  • Boston Legal - The Object of My Affection (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    The Object of My Affection

    Alan tries to prove that Patrice was temporarily insane when she killed the man who murdered her daughter; Denny fires an associate lawyer for being overweight; Jerry helps an objectophile.

  • Boston Legal - Hope and Gory (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Hope and Gory

    A woman asks Alan's advice on how to kill the man who murdered her daughter; Katie and Jerry try to overturn Megan's Law; Lorraine tries to help Alan overcome childhood fears.

  • Boston Legal - Do Tell (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Do Tell

    Gen. Fitzgerald goes to the firm for help when the Army threatens to discharge him after he reveals his homosexuality; Carl asks Katie to assist a new associate in a custody battle over a 9-year-old bullfighter; Alan finds himself speaking gibberish.

  • Boston Legal - The Chicken and the Leg (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    The Chicken and the Leg

    With Carl, Denny wagers a large sum over a cockfighting case; Alan and Lorraine pursue a lawsuit against a high school after a 15-year-old girl contracts HIV; a woman alleges that a psychologist's therapy sessions caused her husband's suicide.

  • Boston Legal - The Innocent Man (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    The Innocent Man

    Alan struggles with his love life while assisting Jerry and Katie with a high-profile murder trial; the firm hires Lorraine, whom Alan and Denny cannot resist; Judge Weldon awaits Alan's decision.

  • Boston Legal - Beauty and the Beast (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Beauty and the Beast

    Alan defends Shirley when a major university sues her for reneging on a donation; nemesis Carl Sack (John Larroquette) defends Denny when he is arrested for soliciting a prostitute; Jerry assists Katie on her first case, a homicide.

  • Boston Legal - Trial of the Century (Season 3 Episode 24)
    Season 3 Episode 24:

    Trial of the Century

    Alan and Denny represent two brothers charged with killing their abusive father; Clarence and Jerry take on the suit of a woman who claims her gambling debts were the fault of the casino.

  • Boston Legal - Duck and Cover (Season 3 Episode 23)
    Season 3 Episode 23:

    Duck and Cover

    Brad and Denise's wedding goes awry when the priest marrying them is arrested for harboring illegal aliens; Jerry defends a woman who is being evicted for having a pet duck.

  • Boston Legal - Guantanamo by the Bay (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    Guantanamo by the Bay

    Alan sues the U.S. government on behalf of a client who was tortured at a detainment camp; Jerry begs Shirley to let him have his job back; Claire defends a lawyer who committed sexual assault.

  • Boston Legal - Tea and Sympathy (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    Tea and Sympathy

    Shirley takes on the case of a man who is trying to maintain legal ownership of his blood; Alan must defend an ex-flame in a drug case; Clarence goes up against Jerry when a sorority kicks out a girl for being socially awkward.

  • Boston Legal - Guise 'n Dolls (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    Guise 'n Dolls

    Alan finds himself pitted against Jerry in the case of a woman suing a department store for selling "pornographic" dolls to children; Shirley and Paul must decide Denny's fate when he makes a politically incorrect comment.

  • Boston Legal - Brotherly Love (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    Brotherly Love

    Alan and Denny take the case of an unscrupulous attorney accused of obstructing justice on behalf of his brother; Denny practices the power of positive thinking in hope of getting Raquel Welch into his life.

  • Boston Legal - Son of the Defender (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:

    Son of the Defender

    A man with a longtime grudge against Denny takes the firm hostage and forces the staff to retry a murder case; Alan goes to jail for contempt of court when he tries to defend an accused prostitute.

  • Boston Legal - The Bride Wore Blood (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    The Bride Wore Blood

    Wearing a blood-soaked wedding gown and carrying a pair of scissors, Alan's former lover (Megan Mullally) proclaims her innocence in the murder of her betrothed.

  • Boston Legal - The Good Lawyer (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    The Good Lawyer

    Alan represents two clients, a woman who stole her late father's body from a museum and a cognitive therapist fired from his job for imparting his belief in UFOs to his patients.

  • Boston Legal - Fat Burner (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    Fat Burner

    Alan again defends Denny, who has been arrested for illegally shipping human fat out of the country; Clarence tries his first case, a homicide, with Bethany and Paul's help; a member of the firm bids farewell.

  • Boston Legal - Selling Sickness (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    Selling Sickness

    A man sues a company for not delivering on its promise to "cure" him of his homosexuality; Denise discovers she is pregnant.

  • Boston Legal - Dumping Bella (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Dumping Bella

    When animal-rights activists attack Bella, Denny prepares to face the protesters and their vindictive lawyer, Bethany; Brad suspects that he is not the only person in the office enjoying a friends-with-benefits relationship with Denise.

  • Boston Legal - Nuts (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:


    Denny asks Alan to help him take on the Department of Homeland Security when he learns his name is on the no-fly list; a third-grade teacher is charged with wrongful death after a student has a fatal allergic reaction in class.

  • Boston Legal - Angel of Death (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Angel of Death

    Denny, Alan and new attorney Vanessa Walker (Nia Long) head to New Orleans to defend a doctor accused of euthanizing patients during Hurricane Katrina.

  • Boston Legal - The Nutcrackers (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    The Nutcrackers

    Alan takes the case of a woman desperate to retain custody of her daughters, who are white-supremacist singers; a woman wants to sue God after her husband is struck by lightning.

  • Boston Legal - On the Ledge (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    On the Ledge

    Shirley attempts to reason with her kidnapper, Lincoln Meyer; Jerry Espenson's legal skills shine as he and Alan defend a woman accused of killing her ex-girlfriend; seeing Jerry and Alan bonding makes Denny Crane jealous.

  • Boston Legal - Lincoln (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:


    Alan Shore helps Jerry Espenson, whose client stands accused of murdering her ex-girlfriend; Lincoln resurfaces at the firm, taking a peculiar interest in Shirley.

  • Boston Legal - Trick or Treat (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Trick or Treat

    Denise Bauer searches for her fiance on Halloween after receiving bad news about him; Alan defends Jerry Espenson for lying on a federal jury questionnaire; Lincoln Meyer sues Jeffrey Coho for defamation.

  • Boston Legal - The Verdict (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    The Verdict

    Jeffrey Coho's defense team must do all it can to undo the damage caused by an accused murderer's (Ashton Holmes) father, who makes an allegation about his son's attraction to his mother (Katey Sagal).

  • Boston Legal - Whose God Is It Anyway? (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Whose God Is It Anyway?

    Jeffrey Coho and his team go to court on a high-profile murder trial; Denny Crane continues to develop feelings for Bethany Horowitz (Meredith Eaton-Gilden).

  • Boston Legal - Fine Young Cannibal (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Fine Young Cannibal

    Alan Shore's attraction to Shirley increases; Denny Crane is drawn to Bethany as he helps her try a case against an HMO.

  • Boston Legal - Desperately Seeking Shirley (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Desperately Seeking Shirley

    Ivan (Tom Selleck) wants to invalidate the postnuptial agreement Shirley drafted for him so he can get a divorce; Denny's Internet date, hurt by his comments about her size, plans a lawsuit.

  • Boston Legal - New Kids on the Block (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    New Kids on the Block

    Jeffrey Coho handles a high-profile case on his first day at the office; Crane's online date threatens to sue the firm; Shore takes on a cross-dressing client.

  • Boston Legal - Can't We All Get a Lung? (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Can't We All Get a Lung?

    Denise and Shirley defend Daniel Post (Michael J. Fox) after police arrest him for trying to buy a lung; Alan Shore represents his buddy (Christian Clemenson), whom police catch driving in the car-pool lane with a life-size sex doll.

  • Boston Legal - BL: Los Angeles (Season 2 Episode 27)
    Season 2 Episode 27:

    BL: Los Angeles

    Denny and Alan travel to Los Angeles on business and wind up taking the case of a Hollywood celebrity (Jeri Ryan) who shot a photographer; Denise tries some back-stabbing techniques when she fears Marlene may ruin her chances of making partner.

  • Boston Legal - Spring Fever (Season 2 Episode 26)
    Season 2 Episode 26:

    Spring Fever

    Denny and Alan travel to Los Angeles on business and wind up taking the case of a Hollywood celebrity (Jeri Ryan) who shot a photographer; Denise tries some back-stabbing techniques when she fears Marlene may ruin her chances of making partner.

  • Boston Legal - Squid Pro Quo (Season 2 Episode 25)
    Season 2 Episode 25:

    Squid Pro Quo

    Ambitious attorney Marlene Stanger (Parker Posey) joins the firm, prompting Denise to wonder whether there is room for both of them; Denny goes head-to-head with his son over a woman who lost her baby at an inadequately supplied clinic in Nepal.

  • Boston Legal - Deep End of the Poole (Season 2 Episode 24)
    Season 2 Episode 24:

    Deep End of the Poole

    Partner Edwin Poole (Larry Miller) returns to the firm after a stint in a mental institution; Denny Crane represents Alan Shore, who is arrested after advising a client accused of attempted murder to flee.

  • Boston Legal - Race Ipsa (Season 2 Episode 23)
    Season 2 Episode 23:

    Race Ipsa

    Denny shoots Dr. Sydney Fields after a verbal showdown during a therapy session, leaving Alan to defend him in court and the partners to ponder whether it is time to oust Denny from the firm.

  • Boston Legal - Ivan the Incorrigible (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    Ivan the Incorrigible

    Believing that her ex-husband Ivan has left his new wife, Shirley begins an affair with him; Alan agrees to be co-counsel on a murder case with Jerry Espenson, who has been in therapy since threatening Shirley with a cake knife.

  • Boston Legal - Word Salad Days (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    Word Salad Days

    Denny suggests a day at the spa to cure Alan of his sudden tendency to speak unintelligible gibberish; Denise Bauer defends a polygamist whose wives believe their husband has done nothing wrong.

  • Boston Legal - Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    While Shirley Schmidt and former husband Ivan Tiggs (Tom Selleck) work together on a divorce case involving a couple arguing over their erotica collection, the recently remarried Ivan tries once again to woo Shirley back into his life.

  • Boston Legal - Stick It (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    Stick It

    When Alan Shore's secretary is arrested for tax evasion, he takes on the case of the outspoken woman, who says her late, patriotic grandfather would be proud of her for challenging the government.

  • Boston Legal - Shock and Oww! (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Shock and Oww!

    Denny Crane finds just the right thing to cure his depression after his day-old marriage falls apart; a famous photographer's nude photos of Shirley Schmidt go up for auction.

  • Boston Legal - ... There's Fire! (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    ... There's Fire!

    Within three hours of getting married, Denny Crane is caught with another woman, and Bev Bridge demands an annulment and half her new husband's worth.

  • Boston Legal - Live Big (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    Live Big

    While trying to woo her back, Shirley Schmidt's ex-husband, Ivan Tiggs (Tom Selleck), wants her to be in his upcoming wedding to an annoyingly perky woman.

  • Boston Legal - Smile (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:


    Alan Shore files a discrimination suit against a private school that refuses to admit a gifted 9-year-old girl with nerve damage that makes it impossible for her to smile.

  • Boston Legal - Breast in Show (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Breast in Show

    The terminally ill Daniel Post (Michael J. Fox) hosts his own funeral, an event that Denise Bauer would rather not attend.

  • Boston Legal - Too Much Information (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Too Much Information

    Alan Shore bails out Catherine Piper (Betty White) after she goes on a spree of convenience-store holdups; Denise Bauer sues an HMO for inadequate Internet security that led to a brutal murder.

  • Boston Legal - Helping Hands (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Helping Hands

    Daniel Post (Michael J. Fox) convinces his new love, Denise Bauer, that he should second-chair in her case against overbearing parents who harass their teenage daughter's teacher.

  • Boston Legal - The Cancer Man Can (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Cancer Man Can

    The law firm represents a CEO (Michael J. Fox) who used his status with a pharmaceutical company to ensure that he did not receive the placebo in a promising anti-cancer drug test.

  • Boston Legal - Legal Deficits (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Legal Deficits

    Brad Chase pushes for an immediate trial after he is arrested for impersonating an FBI officer and assaulting a priest during the rescue of a a kidnapped child.

  • Boston Legal - Gone (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:


    While Denise Bauer shops with her housekeeper and the woman's 4-year-old son, the boy is kidnapped by a known pedophile.

  • Boston Legal - The Ass Fat Jungle (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Ass Fat Jungle

    When Alan's night terrors return, he asks his new, attractive secretary, Melissa, if she would sleep with him to keep him from hurting himself.

  • Boston Legal - Truly, Madly, Deeply (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Truly, Madly, Deeply

    When Denny has to do pro bono work for a man who raped and killed a 13-year-old girl, he does everything he can to get off the case and winds up in jail for his efforts.

  • Boston Legal - Witches of Mass Destruction (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Witches of Mass Destruction

    Two groups of parents, one Christian and the other Wiccan, sue to cancel a school's Halloween pageant.

  • Boston Legal - Men to Boys (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Men to Boys

    Denise Bauer frantically prepares for her defense against an auto manufacturer whose defective pick-up truck caused a fire that killed a terminally ill woman.

  • Boston Legal - A Whiff and a Prayer (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    A Whiff and a Prayer

    Shirley Schmidt reluctantly enlists Denny Crane's help to defend a congressman being sued for failure to keep a campaign promise.

  • Boston Legal - Finding Nimmo (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Finding Nimmo

    In an effort to relieve his pain over Tia, Alan goes with Denny to do some fly-fishing and relaxing in British Columbia, where they learn that fish are being threatened by sea lice.

  • Boston Legal - Schadenfreude (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:


    The murder trial of Kelly Nolan (Heather Locklear) gets under way amid a media circus; Malcolm Holmes (Rupert Everett) tries to persuade Tara to help him get a court order allowing his client to sing his uncle's trademark song.

  • Boston Legal - The Black Widow (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Black Widow

    Shore and Chase represent a splashy, exotic murder defendant (Heather Locklear) on trial for poisoning her much older husband; when Tara serves as Shirley's second chair, she discovers that the opposing counsel is her ex (Rupert Everett).

  • Boston Legal - Death Be Not Proud (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Death Be Not Proud

    Shirley and Denny defend an old friend (Shelley Long) who is accused of engaging in sexual conduct for a fee.

  • Boston Legal - Let Sales Ring (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Let Sales Ring

    Milton Bombay (Carl Reiner), an old legal adversary of Denny Crane and Shirley Schmidt, wants to be frozen and stored in a cryonics institute.

  • Boston Legal - Tortured Souls (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Tortured Souls

    Denny Crane's son, Donny (Freddie Prinze Jr.), tries to settle an old score; Alan Shore must defend a police officer accused of torture; Shore's former client Bernard Ferrion is befriended by his secretary (Betty White).

  • Boston Legal - 'Til We Meat Again (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    'Til We Meat Again

    Schmidt and Crane represent a man whose steakhouse could go out of business when the mayor pushes through an ordinance banning red meat for fear of mad cow disease.

  • Boston Legal - It Girls and Beyond (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    It Girls and Beyond

    Brad defends a high-profile publicist accused of hiding her heterosexuality in order to start a lesbian relationship for financial and personal gain.

  • Boston Legal - From Whence We Came (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    From Whence We Came

    One member of the firm falls victim to Shirley Schmidt's mandate to clean house; Lori defends a school superintendent being sued by two teachers who were fired for refusing to teach creationism.

  • Boston Legal - Schmidt Happens (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Schmidt Happens

    Founding Crane, Poole & Schmidt partner Shirley Schmidt (Candice Bergen) returns to help bring order to the chaotic office.

  • Boston Legal - Hired Guns (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Hired Guns

    Brad and Lori defend a woman accused of killing her husband and his mistress when she catches them in the act; Shore finds himself in danger when he helps a woman whose ex-husband kidnapped their children and took them to Peru.

  • Boston Legal - A Greater Good (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    A Greater Good

    Crane and Shore disagree about how to proceed in the defense of a pharmaceutical company when startling events shed new light on the case.

  • Boston Legal - Loose Lips (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Loose Lips

    Shore defends a man who was fired from his post as Santa at a local department store for being a transvestite; Lori faces an ethical dilemma when her therapist asks her for advice on one of his patients.

  • Boston Legal - Questionable Characters (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Questionable Characters

    Lori argues that a bullet not be removed from her former informant, despite the fact that it could endanger his life, on the grounds that it could incriminate him.

  • Boston Legal - Truth Be Told (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Truth Be Told

    Alan goes up against the new power elite in the city when trying to help mayoral candidate Jack Fleming deal with a situation that threatens his election chances.

  • Boston Legal - An Eye for an Eye (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    An Eye for an Eye

    Lori and Sally defend a man who is accused of killing a man at a bar with a martial-arts punch to the throat; Shore and Tara take on the case of a hypochondriac who is suing his doctor for malpractice.

  • Boston Legal - Change of Course (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Change of Course

    Lori Colson has to defend a man accused of murdering a police officer when the firm must take a criminal case unexpectedly.

  • Boston Legal - Catch and Release (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Catch and Release

    Denny Crane's long-lost son (Freddie Prinze Jr.) resurfaces as the lawyer representing environmental interests against a shopping mall development planned by one of the firm's biggest clients.

  • Boston Legal - Still Crazy After All These Years (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Still Crazy After All These Years

    Alan Shore decides to represent an ex-lover who was institutionalized after threatening his life; Denny Crane's behavior causes concern among the partners.

  • Boston Legal - Head Cases (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Head Cases

    On a dare, Shore takes the case of a black girl who is denied the lead role in a national touring production of "Annie"; Denny Crane is caught having an affair with the wife of the firm's biggest client.