After the verdict in Billy's trial, Sadie learns he has a secret that might have impacted his case; Billy contacts the governor for a favor.
Sadie gives closing arguments in Billy's trial and the jury begins deliberating; Sadie learns about Carolyn's cancer diagnosis; Tiffany and Cameron defend a woman who murdered her best friend while allegedly sleepwalking.
Sadie and Albert try to keep Billy from testifying in his trial; Cam struggles with forgiving Peter; Nick and Tiffany defend Nick's former prison friend.
Albert and Sadie deal with trust issues as they work on Billy's trial; Peter considers a run for district attorney.
Albert discovers the truth about Sadie and Billy's relationship and fears Sadie's judgement has been compromised; Cam and Nick defend a client accused of conspiracy to commit kidnapping; Isaiah takes a break from the firm.
Sadie testifies at Carolyn's parole hearing on her fitness as a mother; a man from Carolyn's past resurfaces; Nick's first case is against the district attorney who put him in prison.
The firm reviews Billy's sister's old therapy session tapes for clues in the murder case against him.
Amidst prep for Billy's trial, Isaiah goes with Sadie to visit her mother in prison; Albert and Cameron defend a transwoman who was arrested for stabbing a famous baseball player; Cameron gives into her feelings for Peter.
The DNA results in Billy's case come back; Albert is tormented by Rodney Hill, one of his clients; Cameron represents a woman who was issued a cease and desist order for publicly shaming her rapist.
Sadie interviews Billy's ex-classmates in hopes of finding a key piece of evidence and defends her childhood best friend in a probation violation case; Albert's unpredictable father visits; Isaiah faces off in court against his former law partner.
Sadie confronts Billy about new evidence in the case against him; a piece of evidence in a new case could unexpectedly expose a massive scandal; Cameron and Tiffany defend a psychic accused of grand larceny.
Sadie tries to keep her relationship with Billy strictly professional as she works on a case involving one of Isaiah's old friends; Cameron struggles over whether or not to convince her client to testify against his own cousin.
Successful defense lawyer Sadie Ellis starts to fall for her charismatic client, pediatric surgeon Billy Brennan, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend 24 years ago.