Jessie represents Kevin in his case against Sarah's biological mother, who is suing for full custody of the child.
Kevin is taken aback when Sarah's birth mother (Meagan Good) reappears with her new fiance (Wayne Brady) to seek joint custody of Sarah.
Kevin represents a young woman, Terry (Toni Braxton), trying to keep city hall from taking away her Harlem hair salon to make room for a large development.
George reaches the limits of his patience with Kevin's behavior toward Sarah and Kevin's new controlling girlfriend, so he contemplates finding a new job.
When Dame takes his first criminal case, defending a pugilist on trial for murder after a barroom brawl turns deadly, he turns to Kevin for help.
Kevin represents a psychiatrist who is being sued by the parents of one of his patients after prescribing a visit to a prostitute as part of the teenager's therapy.
Kevin takes the first step toward obtaining full custody of Sarah, but he needs to get the birth mother (Meagan Good) to relinquish her rights.
Kevin represents the parents of a soldier killed in Iraq who are suing the school where he was recruited.
Kevin represents the widow of a former colleague when she sues his old firm for literally working her husband to death.
Kevin wrestles with the demeaning allegations against his law-school mentor when he represents him in a sexual-harassment lawsuit involving a female student.
Kevin and Veronica defend a woman who has mistakenly been put on a watch list as a potential threat to the security of the United States.
Kevin and Veronica must defend a bigamist husband seeking joint custody of his children from multiple wives.
Kevin and Jesse defend George when he is sued for assault after trying to break up a brutal gay-bashing incident.
Kevin and Nicolette defend a dance instructor accused of breaking up an engagement with her seductive lessons; Kevin throws a wildly extravagant first birthday party for Sarah.
Romantic sparks fly between Kevin and his opposing counsel when he represents the cheerleading squad of a local pro team.
Kevin gets sick, so Veronica takes over the case of a woman terminated from her job at a day-care center after her employee learned she was once a porn actress.
The firm accepts a sexual discrimination case that seems to be clear-cut, but Kevin finds a smoking gun that might save his client; Kevin attends a Mommy and Me class with Sarah and winds up with a date.
Kevin and Veronica defend a hockey player who attacked an unruly fan, but when their client decides to quit halfway through the trial, they must find out why before they lose a winning case.
Kevin scrambles to convince social worker Eleanor Frank (Rhea Perlman) that he is fit to be a guardian and must call on an ex-lover for help in order to do so.
Despite their differing views, Kevin and Nicolette pair up to defend Andrew LaFleur, the charismatic owner of a high-end dating service.
Kevin faces an ethical dilemma when he learns that his celebrity client, accused of being a bad mother, may actually be one.
Kevin quits his job after the firm decides to cut back his work in reaction to his new responsibilities as a guardian to his deceased cousin's baby.