The Brief

The Brief

2004 - 2005, Drama
A successful lawyer deals with his chaotic life outside the courtroom.

Episode Guide

  • The Brief - The Architect's Wife (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Architect's Wife

    Henry prosecutes a rapist.

  • The Brief - Forever on the Mind (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Forever on the Mind

    A nurse is accused of killing patients.

  • The Brief - Lack of Affect (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Lack of Affect

    A boy is accused of killing his mother.

  • The Brief - Blame (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:


    Henry deals with train crashes.

  • The Brief - A Sort of Love (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    A Sort of Love

    Polly leaves her husband; Henry takes an appeal of a man involved in a sex triangle; Henry faces off with Cleo Steyn.

  • The Brief - Children (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:


    Henry prosecutes a psychopathic 12-year-old in a murder trial involving several children; Henry's son Zak comes to stay with him and Polly.

  • The Brief - So Long Samantha (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    So Long Samantha

    Henry takes up the cause of a man who is convinced his daughter was raped and murdered; an unexpectedly friendly meeting complicates Henry's affair.

  • The Brief - The Road to Hell (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Road to Hell

    Henry takes on a murder case while juggling an affair with a married woman; Henry attempts to be in three courts at the same time.